Synonyms for (noun) company

Synonyms: company

Definition: an institution created to conduct business

Usage: he only invests in large well-established companies; he started the company in his garage

Similar words: institution, establishment

Definition: an organization founded and united for a specific purpose


Synonyms: company

Definition: a unit of firefighters including their equipment

Usage: a hook-and-ladder company

Similar words: unit, social unit

Definition: an organization regarded as part of a larger social group

Usage: the coach said the offensive unit did a good job; after the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit


Synonyms: company

Definition: a social gathering of guests or companions

Usage: the house was filled with company when I arrived

Similar words: social affair, social gathering

Definition: a gathering for the purpose of promoting fellowship


Synonyms: company, troupe

Definition: organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical)

Usage: the traveling company all stayed at the same hotel

Similar words: organisation, organization

Definition: a group of people who work together


Synonyms: company

Definition: small military unit; usually two or three platoons

Similar words: army unit

Definition: a military unit that is part of an army


Synonyms: ship's company, company

Definition: crew of a ship including the officers; the whole force or personnel of a ship

Similar words: complement, full complement

Definition: number needed to make up a whole force

Usage: a full complement of workers


Synonyms: company, party

Definition: a band of people associated temporarily in some activity

Usage: they organized a party to search for food; the company of cooks walked into the kitchen

Similar words: circle, band, lot, set

Definition: an unofficial association of people or groups

Usage: the smart set goes there; they were an angry lot


Synonyms: caller, company

Definition: a social or business visitor

Usage: the room was a mess because he hadn't expected company

Similar words: visitant, visitor

Definition: someone who visits


Synonyms: companionship, company, society, fellowship

Definition: the state of being with someone

Usage: he missed their company; he enjoyed the society of his friends

Similar words: friendly relationship, friendship

Definition: the state of being friends (or friendly)

Synonyms for (verb) company

Synonyms: accompany, companion, company, keep company

Definition: be a companion to somebody

Similar words: affiliate, associate, assort, consort

Definition: keep company with; hang out with

Usage: He associates with strange people; She affiliates with her colleagues