|1.||the study of society and of the relationship of individual members within society, including economics, history, political science, psychology, anthropology, and sociology|
|2.||any of these subjects studied individually|
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
|social science (sō'shəl) Pronunciation Key
Any of various disciplines that study human society and social relationships, including sociology, psychology, anthropology, economics, political science, and history.