Noun Poverty hurts society as a whole. We need to do more to help the poorer members of our society. the values of Western society She was introduced to society at a formal reception. The club's members are drawn from the ranks of high society.
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The woman who has been at the center of our national life for so long—woven into every part of our society on our stamps, coins and national institutions for seven decades— has gone. Victoria Murphy, Town & Country, 9 Sep. 2022 Our society’s longing for special masters to solve an increasing number of problems is yet another sign that democracy is not in good health. Timothy Noah, The New Republic, 8 Sep. 2022 Suicide remains a taboo subject in our society, but for survivor families there are additional layers of guilt and anxiety, in addition to their deep sadness. Amy Dickinson, Detroit Free Press, 7 Sep. 2022 Family and my Pet Albus has been evacuated on a Tractor from our society that’s now submerged. Saritha Rai, Fortune, 7 Sep. 2022 China’s fertility rate in 2020 came in at 1.3, below even the 1.34 that year in Japan, known for its aging society. Liyan Qi, WSJ, 4 Sep. 2022 Suicide remains a taboo subject in our society, but for survivor families there are additional layers of guilt and anxiety, in addition to their deep sadness. Amy Dickinson, Chicago Tribune, 4 Sep. 2022 Suicide remains a taboo subject in our society, but for survivor families there are additional layers of guilt and anxiety, in addition to their deep sadness. Amy Dickinson, cleveland, 4 Sep. 2022 Each meal is a reflection of the history, culture, beliefs, and the natural environment of their society of origin. Uwagbale Edward-ekpu, Quartz, 2 Sep. 2022 See More
Middle French societé, from Latin societat-, societas, from socius companion — more at social
2organization formed for a particular purpose組織ADJECTIVE | VERB + SOCIETY | PREPOSITIONADJECTIVE➤debating, drama, dramatic, historical, horticultural, music, musical, religious, etc.辯論社、戲劇社、歷史學會、園藝協會、音樂協會、宗教團體等◇a member of an amateur dramatic society 業餘戲劇社社員➤medical, professional, scientific, etc.醫學會、專業協會、科學協會等◇He is a member of numerous professional societies. 他是眾多專業協會的成員。➤local地方協會◇a local historical society 地方性歷史學會➤secret秘密社團VERB + SOCIETY➤belong to屬於⋯團體◇She belongs to the historical society. 她是歷史學會的成員。➤become a member of, join成為團體的一員；加入社團▸➤create, establish, form, found, set up, start創建團體；成立社團PREPOSITION➤in a/the society在社團中◇She was active in the Society for Women's Suffrage. 她在爭取婦女選舉權協會中活動非常積極。➤society for為⋯組建的協會◇a society for the prevention of cruelty to animals 防止虐待動物協會➤society of⋯組成的協會◇the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders 汽車製造商及銷售商協會➡ note at organization