Definition of 'group'

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Example sentences containing 'group'

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The group has set out its plans in a video online. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They formed chat groups on social media. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You meet where people exercise in groups. The Sun (2016)The last three horses from his age group to run in this contest have all won. The Sun (2016)We need to get groups of animals together so they can make choices. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Overseas students are one of the largest groups. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It says the group is dissolving its standalone consumer digital arm and this will result in other job losses. Computing (2010)They sold 80 million records to become the biggest selling female group in history. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Over the past 25 years his pieces have slipped into any number of group exhibitions. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The number of people you should contact depends on the number of new groups you project. Christianity Today (2000)There are a handful of groups which have formed around the country to find their own answer. Ingham, Christine Life Without Work (1994)To work with that group of people has been great. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They were all of the same age group with families and they enthused each other. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You meet where two very different groups of friends get talking. The Sun (2012)They just calmly got the group together. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They listed the large groups of fossil animals and plants that were then known. Michael Boulter EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)We should have been dismantling the financial networks of these groups a long time ago. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Who runs small groups to these areas? Times, Sunday Times (2006)Most organizations provide group coverage for their employees. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsIt sends out mixed signals and puts one group at risk. The Sun (2006)They can be merged into larger units for bigger groups looking to stay together. The Sun (2015)Do the people in the group seem emotionally stable? Crowley, Vivianne Phoenix From the Flame (1994)Many in that age group will easily find employment. Times, Sunday Times (2006)So we formed our group to show that old people are cool and can rap and have fun. The Sun (2009)It is feared the two fanatical groups will try to outdo each other in barbarity to gain the upper hand. The Sun (2014)There are a number of other areas that contribute to staying healthy and combating stress that can be grouped together here. Atkinson, Jacqueline M Coping with Stress at Work (1988)But the group has bigger problems. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The association plans to set up working groups covering national, international and educational affairs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)

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Translations for 'group'

British English: group /ɡruːp/ NOUN
A group of people or things is a number of them together in one place at one time.
...a small group of football supporters.
  • American English: group
  • Arabic: جَماعَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: grupo
  • Chinese:
  • Croatian: grupa
  • Czech: skupina
  • Danish: gruppe
  • Dutch: groep
  • European Spanish: grupo
  • Finnish: ryhmä
  • French: groupe entreprise
  • German: Gruppe
  • Greek: ομάδα
  • Italian: gruppo
  • Japanese: グループ
  • Korean: 집단
  • Norwegian: gruppe
  • Polish: grupa
  • European Portuguese: grupo
  • Romanian: grup
  • Russian: группа
  • Latin American Spanish: grupo
  • Swedish: grupp
  • Thai: กลุ่ม
  • Turkish: grup
  • Ukrainian: група
  • Vietnamese: nhóm


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