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My dad grew up in Pittsburgh in the '50s, and he used to sing Four Seasons songs on the stoop. He made me listen to Cousin Brucie - the guy who broke the Four Seasons on the radio. So I knew all of their songs, but I didn't know they were all by the same group.
Erich Bergen

Meaning of "group" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD GROUP

From French groupe, of Germanic origin; compare Italian gruppo.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF GROUP

group  [ɡruːp] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GROUP

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Group is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb group in English.

WHAT DOES GROUP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of group in the English dictionary

The first definition of group in the dictionary is a number of persons or things considered as a collective unit. Other definition of group is a number of persons bound together by common social standards, interests, etc. Group is also a small band of players or singers, esp of pop music.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO GROUP

PRESENT

Present
I group
you group
he/she/it groups
we group
you group
they group
Present continuous
I am grouping
you are grouping
he/she/it is grouping
we are grouping
you are grouping
they are grouping
Present perfect
I have grouped
you have grouped
he/she/it has grouped
we have grouped
you have grouped
they have grouped
Present perfect continuous
I have been grouping
you have been grouping
he/she/it has been grouping
we have been grouping
you have been grouping
they have been grouping
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I grouped
you grouped
he/she/it grouped
we grouped
you grouped
they grouped
Past continuous
I was grouping
you were grouping
he/she/it was grouping
we were grouping
you were grouping
they were grouping
Past perfect
I had grouped
you had grouped
he/she/it had grouped
we had grouped
you had grouped
they had grouped
Past perfect continuous
I had been grouping
you had been grouping
he/she/it had been grouping
we had been grouping
you had been grouping
they had been grouping
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will group
you will group
he/she/it will group
we will group
you will group
they will group
Future continuous
I will be grouping
you will be grouping
he/she/it will be grouping
we will be grouping
you will be grouping
they will be grouping
Future perfect
I will have grouped
you will have grouped
he/she/it will have grouped
we will have grouped
you will have grouped
they will have grouped
Future perfect continuous
I will have been grouping
you will have been grouping
he/she/it will have been grouping
we will have been grouping
you will have been grouping
they will have been grouping
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would group
you would group
he/she/it would group
we would group
you would group
they would group
Conditional continuous
I would be grouping
you would be grouping
he/she/it would be grouping
we would be grouping
you would be grouping
they would be grouping
Conditional perfect
I would have group
you would have group
he/she/it would have group
we would have group
you would have group
they would have group
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been grouping
you would have been grouping
he/she/it would have been grouping
we would have been grouping
you would have been grouping
they would have been grouping
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you group
we let´s group
you group
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to group
Past participle
grouped
Present Participle
grouping
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GROUP


coop
kuːp
coupe
kuːp
croup
kruːp
droop
druːp
Guadeloupe
ˌɡwɑːdəˈluːp
hoop
huːp
loop
luːp
loupe
luːp
newsgroup
ˈnjuːzˌɡruːp
playgroup
ˈpleɪˌɡruːp
poop
puːp
regroup
riːˈɡruːp
scoop
skuːp
snoop
snuːp
soup
suːp
subgroup
ˈsʌbˌɡruːp
supergroup
ˈsuːpəˌɡruːp
troop
truːp
troupe
truːp
workgroup
ˈwɜːkˌɡruːp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GROUP

groundwork
group captain
group dynamics
group insurance
group marriage
Group of Eight
Group of Five
Group of Seven
Group of Seventy-Seven
Group of Ten
Group of Three
Group of Twenty Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors
Group of Twenty-Four
group practice
group sex
group speed
group theory
group therapist
group therapy
group velocity

WORDS THAT END LIKE GROUP

age group
battle group
buying group
carboxyl group
control group
discussion group
focus group
house group
in-group
interest group
media group
minority group
out-group
parent group
public-interest group
splinter group
support group
target group
user group
working group

Synonyms and antonyms of group in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «GROUP»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «group» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of group

Translation of «group» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GROUP

Find out the translation of group to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of group from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «group» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

grupo
570 millions of speakers

English

group
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

समूह
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جَماعَة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

группа
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

grupo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গ্রুপ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

groupe
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

kumpulan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gruppe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

グループ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

집단
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Grup
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nhóm
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குழு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

grup
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

gruppo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

grupa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

група
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

grup
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ομάδα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

groep
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

grupp
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gruppe
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of group

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUP»

The term «group» is very widely used and occupies the 474 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUP» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «group» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «group» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about group

EXAMPLES

10 QUOTES WITH «GROUP»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word group.
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Chris Abani
Sometimes I feel very alone. I am a bit of a nomad. Many people in sort of emerging countries, emerging economies, find themselves displaced. So there is that sense, and so I'm part of a whole, I think, group of displaced people.
2
Benigno Aquino III
When I was a congressman, I had occasion to talk to this group of students who were taking their seat. There were about 80 of them and I asked them, 'How many of you will be serving in the country once you graduate?' And, out of the 80, there were two that raised their hands. The rest were thinking of leaving.
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Erich Bergen
My dad grew up in Pittsburgh in the '50s, and he used to sing Four Seasons songs on the stoop. He made me listen to Cousin Brucie - the guy who broke the Four Seasons on the radio. So I knew all of their songs, but I didn't know they were all by the same group.
4
Jason Biggs
Stuff with a group, stuff where there are other people around, I'll try that.
5
Smedley Butler
War is just a racket. A racket is best described, I believe, as something that is not what it seems to the majority of people. Only a small inside group knows what it is about. It is conducted for the benefit of the very few at the expense of the masses.
6
Benjamin Carson
There are a group of people who would like to silence everybody and have everybody go along to get along, but that's not going to be very helpful for us in the long run, in terms of solving our problems. And somebody has to be courageous enough to actually stand up to, you know, the bullies.
7
Gary Cohn
There is a finite group of major financial players... and overall, the best thing for all of us is to be in an industry that's well respected, well regarded, and well thought of.
8
Stockwell Day
Marriage commissioners who choose not to marry homosexuals are being fired. A Knights of Columbus chapter in British Columbia is in court because it chooses not allow a lesbian group to use its facility for marriage ceremonies. The list goes on.
9
John Doerr
They've found a way to privately, or within a small family group, share expressions, or other images, drawings, and then gain access to some of the world's great expressions and images and make them real, make them tangible.
10
Amanda Donohoe
I had no idea 'L.A. Law' would be so mega. I knew it was a big show, but I was just one actress in a group of many good, award-winning actresses.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GROUP»

Discover the use of group in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to group and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Adventures in Group Theory: Rubik's Cube, Merlin's Machine, ...
Featuring strategies for solving the puzzles and computations illustrated using the SAGE open-source computer algebra system, the second edition of Adventures in Group Theory is perfect for mathematics enthusiasts and for use as a ...
David Joyner, 2008
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Group Dynamics: Basics and Pragmatics for Practitioners
This book provides a clear and engaging description of group dynamic processes. Vignettes, case examples, and activities provide an experiential flavor to the book that will deepen the reader’s understanding of key concepts.
Norris M. Haynes, 2012
3
Group Dynamics and Team Interventions: Understanding and ...
Group Dynamics and Team Interventions will benefit academics and practitioners alike, who gain from a better understanding of the dynamics that inform team behavior, along with assessment tools and practical intervention techniques to ...
Timothy M. Franz, 2012
4
A Course on Group Theory
Advanced study focuses on finite groups and the idea of group actions. Chapters divided between normal and arithmetical structure of groups. 1978 edition.
John S. Rose, 1978
5
Visual Group Theory
A full-colour visual guide for students of group theory.
Nathan Carter, 2009
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Group Counseling: Strategies and Skills
New to this edition is an accompanying DVD, available for packaging with the text, that enables students to see many of the skills highlighted in the book, helping them to more effectively bridge the gap between theory and practice. ...
Ed Jacobs, Robert L. Masson, Riley Harvill, 2011
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Group
Two series of concepts are introduced to shed light on communication in groups: firstly, how groups are created; secondly how the group behaves under different conditions; these concepts are then used to explore various issues.
Claudio Neri, 1998
8
103 Group Activities and Treatment Ideas & Practical ...
This book assists in breaking through treatment resistance and defensiveness. Dozens of reproducible handouts, experiential activities, exercises, self-discovery tools and more are included.
Judith A. Belmont, 2006
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Group Dynamics
In the Fifth Edition, Forsyth combines an emphasis on research, empirical studies supporting theoretical understanding of groups, and case studies to illustrate the application of concepts to actual groups, thus providing students with the ...
Donelson Forsyth, 2009
10
Group Counseling: Concepts and Procedures
New to this edition are a chapter on diversity and social justice in group work an expanded chapter on co-leadership, a topic often ignored in other group counseling texts separate chapters on group work with children and group work with ...
Robert C. Berg, Garry L. Landreth, Kevin A. Fall, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GROUP»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term group is used in the context of the following news items.
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US men's soccer team caps Gold Cup group play with 1-1 draw
The United States will arrive in the knockout stage of an international tournament unbeaten but unconvincing through the group stage. «Washington Post, Jul 15»
2
Group wants Confederate monument removed from local cemetery
Group wants Confederate monument removed from local cemetery »Play Video The United Confederate Veterans Memorial stands at Lake ... «KOMO News, Jul 15»
3
Group puts Angie's List on 'Bigotry Map' over RFRA
A socially conservative advocacy group has identified three Indiana organizations as anti-Christian bigots, including the Indianapolis-based ... «Indianapolis Star, Jul 15»
4
Ala. Lieutenant Appeals Firing Over Tie to Confederate Group
Alabama officials say a police lieutenant who was fired over ties to a neo-Confederate group is appealing. Anniston Civil Service Board ... «ABC News, Jul 15»
5
HNA Group Unit to Buy 20% Stake in Aircraft Lessor Avolon Holdings
A unit of China's HNA Group on Tuesday said it agreed to pay $429 million ... for the global airline industry as Airbus Group SE and Boeing Co. «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»
6
Gold Cup: Canada view group finale against Costa Rica at BMO …
TORONTO -- With all to play for still in Group B, Tuesday night will see Canada have the opportunity to participate in a Gold Cup match on ... «MLSsoccer.com, Jul 15»
7
Insurers asked to improve health cost websites
... estimates of what their care will cost, according to an evaluation being released Tuesday by the advocacy group Health Care for All. «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
8
Paramus-based The Goldstein Group appointed leasing agent for 7 …
Paramus-based retail brokerage The Goldstein Group has been appointed exclusive leasing agent for seven properties in the state, including ... «NorthJersey.com, Jul 15»
9
Fraternal group: City dissed us for MLB All-Star Game
A nonprofit group wants Cincinnati to pay up for forcing it to change its national convention plans after the city won the 2015 Major League ... «Cincinnati.com, Jul 15»
10
Ambassadors Group to close
Ambassadors Group, the Spokane-based education travel company that arranges popular People-to-People tours, is closing and all of its ... «The Spokesman Review, Jul 15»

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