Synonyms for (noun) social

Synonyms: sociable, social, mixer

Definition: a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity

Similar words: party

Definition: a group of people gathered together for pleasure

Usage: she joined the party after dinner

Synonyms for (adjective) social

Synonyms: social

Definition: marked by friendly companionship with others

Usage: a social cup of coffee

Similar words: friendly

Definition: characteristic of or befitting a friend

Usage: friendly advice; a friendly neighborhood; the only friendly person here; a friendly host and hostess


Synonyms: social

Definition: living together or enjoying life in communities or organized groups

Usage: a human being is a social animal; mature social behavior

Similar words: ethnic, ethnical, cultural

Definition: denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people

Usage: influenced by ethnic and cultural ties- J.F.Kennedy; ethnic food


Similar words: gregarious

Definition: instinctively or temperamentally seeking and enjoying the company of others

Usage: he is a gregarious person who avoids solitude


Similar words: interpersonal

Definition: occurring among or involving several people

Usage: interpersonal situations in which speech occurs


Similar words: multi-ethnic, multiethnic

Definition: involving several ethnic groups


Synonyms: social

Definition: tending to move or live together in groups or colonies of the same kind

Usage: ants are social insects

Similar words: gregarious

Definition: (of animals) tending to form a group with others of the same species

Usage: gregarious bird species


Synonyms: social

Definition: composed of sociable people or formed for the purpose of sociability

Usage: a purely social club; the church has a large social hall; a social director

Similar words: sociable

Definition: inclined to or conducive to companionship with others

Usage: a sociable occasion; enjoyed a sociable chat; a sociable conversation; Americans are sociable and gregarious