gregarious

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin gregārius.

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɡɹɪˈɡɛə.ɹɪ.əs/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ɡɹɨˈɡɛɹ.i.əs/
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gregarious (comparative more gregarious, superlative most gregarious)

  1. (of a person) Describing one who enjoys being in crowds and socializing.
  2. (zoology) Of animals that travel in herds or packs.
    • 1972, Richard Adams, Watership Down
      Rabbits are lively at nightfall, and when evening rain drives them underground they still feel gregarious.

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