Synonyms for sect

Synonyms for (noun) sect

Synonyms: sect, religious order, religious sect

Definition: a subdivision of a larger religious group

Similar words: organized religion, faith, religion

Definition: an institution to express belief in a divine power

Usage: he was raised in the Baptist religion; a member of his own faith contradicted him


Synonyms: sect, faction

Definition: a dissenting clique

Similar words: clique, camp, pack, coterie, ingroup, inner circle

Definition: an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose