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2 the feeling of closeness and friendship that exists between companions
  • an evening marked by a lovely dinner and the society of our closest friends

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3 the way people live at a particular time and place
  • a pre-automobile society in which ordinary people rarely strayed far from home

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The first known use of society was circa 1513

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“Society.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 13 December 2019.

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easily led, controlled, or managed

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