Synonyms for group

Synonyms for (noun) group

Synonyms: group, grouping

Definition: any number of entities (members) considered as a unit

Similar words: abstract entity, abstraction

Definition: a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples


Synonyms: group, mathematical group

Definition: a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse

Similar words: set

Definition: (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols

Usage: the set of prime numbers is infinite


Synonyms: group, radical, chemical group

Definition: (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule

Similar words: unit, building block

Definition: a single undivided natural thing occurring in the composition of something else

Usage: units of nucleic acids

Synonyms for (verb) group

Synonyms: group

Definition: arrange into a group or groups

Usage: Can you group these shapes together?

Similar words: class, classify, assort, separate, sort, sort out

Definition: arrange or order by classes or categories

Usage: How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?


Synonyms: group, aggroup

Definition: form a group or group together

Similar words: assemble, gather, foregather, forgather, meet

Definition: collect in one place

Usage: We assembled in the church basement; Let's gather in the dining room