society

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all the knowledge and values shared by a society acculturation , culture
legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body act , enactment
Italian pope from 1534 to 1549 who excommunicated Henry VIII of England in 1538 and initiated the Council of Trent in 1545; was active in the Counter Reformation and promoted the Society of Jesus for this purpose (1468-1549) Alessandro Farnese , Paul III
one retired from society for religious reasons anchorite , hermit
journal of learned society's meetings annals
reports of the work of a society or learned body etc annals
lack of moral standards in a society anomie , anomy
most powerful members of a society aristocracy , gentry
French novelist; he portrays the complexity of 19th century French society (1799-1850) Balzac , Honore Balzac , Honore de Balzac
state of being banished or ostracized (excluded from society by general consent) banishment , Coventry , ostracism
English writer and a central member of the Fabian Society (1858-1943) Beatrice Webb , Martha Beatrice Potter Webb , Webb
world of fashionable society beau monde
high society beau monde , elite , haute monde , upper crust
fashionable society beau monde , grand monde
secret terrorist society in the United States early in the 20th century Black Hand
dissolute man in fashionable society blood , profligate , rake , rakehell , rip , roue
society ruled by the middle class bourgeoisie
member of a nationalistic Chinese secret society that led an unsuccessful rebellion in 1900 against foreign interests in China Boxer
secret society in Naples notorious for violence and blackmail Camorra
person who is rejected (from society or home) castaway , Ishmael , outcast , pariah
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