Definitions of community

  1. (ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the body of people in a learned occupation; "the news spread rapidly through the medical community" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a group of people living in a particular local area; "the team is drawn from all parts of the community" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a group of people having ethnic or cultural or religious characteristics in common; "the Christian community of the apostolic age"; "he was well known throughout the Catholic community" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. a group of nations having common interests; "they hoped to join the NATO community" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a district where people live; occupied primarily by private residences Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. common ownership; "they shared a community of possessions" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. agreement as to goals; "the preachers and the bootleggers found they had a community of interests" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. Common possession or enjoyment; participation; as, a community of goods. Newage Dictionary DB
  10. A body of people having common rights, privileges, or interests, or living in the same place under the same laws and regulations; as, a community of monks. Hence a number of animals living in a common home or with some apparent association of interests. Newage Dictionary DB
  11. Society at large; a commonwealth or state; a body politic; the public, or people in general. Newage Dictionary DB
  12. Common character; likeness. Newage Dictionary DB
  13. Commonness; frequency. Newage Dictionary DB
  14. Common possession or enjoyment: people having common rights, etc.; the public or people in general. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. Possession in common; the public; people of any place. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. A body politic; people of any place; the public. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. Participation; identity; likeness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. The public or people in general; a society of people having common rights and privileges, or common interests, or living under the same laws and regulations; an association, especially of persons maintaining the same religious tenets and discipline; common possession; common character. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  19. affecting the people or community as a whole; "community leaders"; "community interests"; "the public welfare" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for community

  1. What such a man is worth in gloomy days those may appreciate who have seen the effect of public misfortunes on a modern community – London to Ladysmith via Pretoria by Winston Spencer Churchill
  2. Not a year had passed, the June of 1538 was not over, when the new community at Bisham was scattered as the old one at Chertsey had been. – The Historic Thames by Hilaire Belloc