What does gregarious mean?

Definitions for gregariousgrɪˈgɛər i əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gregarious(adj)

    (of animals) tending to form a group with others of the same species

    "gregarious bird species"

  2. gregarious(adj)

    instinctively or temperamentally seeking and enjoying the company of others

    "he is a gregarious person who avoids solitude"

  3. gregarious(adj)

    (of plants) growing in groups that are close together


  1. gregarious(Adjective)

    Describing one who enjoys being in crowds and socializing.

  2. gregarious(Adjective)

    Of animals that travel in herds or packs.

  3. Origin: From gregarius.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gregarious(adj)

    habitually living or moving in flocks or herds; tending to flock or herd together; not habitually solitary or living alone

  2. Origin: [L. gregarius, fr. grex, gregis, herd; cf. Gr. to assemble, Skr. jar to approach. Cf. Congregate, Egregious.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Gregarious

    gre-gā′ri-us, adj. associating or living in flocks and herds.—adj. Gregā′rian.—n. Gregā-rianism.—adv. Gregā′riously.—n. Gregā′riousness. [L. gregariusgrex, gregis, a flock.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gregarious in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gregarious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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