a.1.Of or pertaining to society; relating to men living in society, or to the public as an aggregate body; as, social interest or concerns; social pleasure; social benefits; social happiness; social duties.
2.Ready or disposed to mix in friendly converse; companionable; sociable; as, a social person.
3.Consisting in union or mutual intercourse.
4.(Bot.) Naturally growing in groups or masses; - said of many individual plants of the same species.
5.(Zool.) Living in communities consisting of males, females, and neuters, as do ants and most bees.
Social science
the science of all that relates to the social condition, the relations and institutions which are involved in man's existence and his well-being as a member of an organized community; sociology. It concerns itself with questions of the public health, education, labor, punishment of crime, reformation of criminals, and the like.
Social whale
(Zool.) the blackfish.
The social evil
Noun1.social - a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity
Synonyms: mixer, sociable
Adj.1.social - relating to human society and its members; "social institutions"; "societal evolution"; "societal forces"; "social legislation"
Synonyms: societal
2.social - living together or enjoying life in communities or organized groups; "human beings are social animals"; "spent a relaxed social evening"; "immature social behavior"
unsocial - not seeking or given to association; being or living without companions; "the unsocial disposition to neglect one's neighbors"
3.social - relating to or belonging to or characteristic of high society; "made fun of her being so social and high-toned"; "a social gossip colum"; "the society page"
4.social - composed of sociable people or formed for the purpose of sociability; "a purely social club"; "the church has a large social hall"; "a social director"
5.social - (of birds and animals) tending to move or live together in groups or colonies of the same kind; "ants are social insects"; "the herding instinct in sheep or cattle"; "swarming behavior in bees"
Synonyms: herding, swarming
6.social - marked by friendly companionship with others; "a social cup of coffee"
affair, amiable, amusing, associated, associational, at home, civic, clubbable, clubbish, clubby, coalitional, collective, collectivistic, communal, communistic, community, commutual, companionable, companionate, compatible, congenial, conjoint, convivial, cooperative, cordial, cosmopolitan, courteous, entertaining, fit for society, fond of society, gathering, general, get-together, gracious, in common, international, joint, levee, matinee, mutual, national, organizational, pleasant, pleasurable, popular, public, reception, reciprocal, reunion, salon, sexual, social affair, social gathering, social-minded, socialistic, societal, society, soiree, state, supranational, urbane, venereal, wake
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Soc and sac
soccer ball
soccer player
Sociable bird
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social action
social activity
social affair
social anthropologist
social anthropology
social assistance
social class
social climber
social contract
social control
social dancer
social dancing
social democracy
Social Democratic Party
Social Development Commission
social disease
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