Definitions of membership

  1. The collective body of members, as of a society. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. The state of being one of an association or community; a collective body of persons belonging to an organization; as, the membership of the United States Senate. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. The state of being a member or one of a society: a community. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. State of being a member. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. The state of being a member; members collectively. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. The state of being a member; community; society. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. State of being a member; society; union. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for membership

  1. The individual camp groups changed in composition and membership annually. – Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society by Robert F. Murphy Yolanda Murphy
  2. Membership in a home means being ready to take part in all its little tiresome duties; to throw yourself into amusements which sometimes do not amuse you personally; in all ways to help on family life. – Stray Thoughts for Girls by Lucy H. M. Soulsby