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See also: socio- and sócio



socio ‎(uncountable)

  1. (informal) At an institute of education, a class where sociology is taught.
  2. (informal) The discipline of sociology.
    • 1999, Lynn Freed, The bungalow
      Just as I stood apart from the sort of Jewish women who majored in psych and socio at the local university and announced their engagements just before graduation.



socio ‎(accusative singular socion, plural socioj, accusative plural sociojn)

  1. society



socio m ‎(plural socios)

  1. partner, associate



socio (plural socii)

  1. society



Borrowing from Latin socius ‎(partaking, associated; partner, associate). Compare also the inherited soccio.


socio m ‎(plural soci)

  1. member, affiliate, partner, associate, fellow
  2. (slang, used in the vocative) A term of address for a man; dude, pal

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From socius.



sociō ‎(present infinitive sociāre, perfect active sociāvī, supine sociātum); first conjugation

  1. I unite, join, ally, associate
  2. I share in


   Conjugation of socio (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present sociō sociās sociat sociāmus sociātis sociant
imperfect sociābam sociābās sociābat sociābāmus sociābātis sociābant
future sociābō sociābis sociābit sociābimus sociābitis sociābunt
perfect sociāvī sociāvistī sociāvit sociāvimus sociāvistis sociāvērunt, sociāvēre
pluperfect sociāveram sociāverās sociāverat sociāverāmus sociāverātis sociāverant
future perfect sociāverō sociāveris sociāverit sociāverimus sociāveritis sociāverint
passive present socior sociāris, sociāre sociātur sociāmur sociāminī sociantur
imperfect sociābar sociābāris, sociābāre sociābātur sociābāmur sociābāminī sociābantur
future sociābor sociāberis, sociābere sociābitur sociābimur sociābiminī sociābuntur
perfect sociātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect sociātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect sociātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present sociem sociēs societ sociēmus sociētis socient
imperfect sociārem sociārēs sociāret sociārēmus sociārētis sociārent
perfect sociāverim sociāverīs sociāverit sociāverīmus sociāverītis sociāverint
pluperfect sociāvissem sociāvissēs sociāvisset sociāvissēmus sociāvissētis sociāvissent
passive present socier sociēris, sociēre sociētur sociēmur sociēminī socientur
imperfect sociārer sociārēris, sociārēre sociārētur sociārēmur sociārēminī sociārentur
perfect sociātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect sociātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present sociā sociāte
future sociātō sociātō sociātōte sociantō
passive present sociāre sociāminī
future sociātor sociātor sociantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives sociāre sociāvisse sociātūrus esse sociārī sociātus esse sociātum īrī
participles sociāns sociātūrus sociātus sociandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
sociāre sociandī sociandō sociandum sociātum sociātū



  1. dative masculine singular of socius
  2. dative neuter singular of socius
  3. ablative masculine singular of socius
  4. ablative neuter singular of socius



Borrowing from Latin socius ‎(partaking, associated; partner, associate).


socio m ‎(plural socios, feminine socia)

  1. partner
  2. member
  3. (colloquial) buddy, mate

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