What does societal mean?

Definitions for societalsəˈsaɪ ɪ tl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word societal.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. social, societal(adj)

    relating to human society and its members

    "social institutions"; "societal evolution"; "societal forces"; "social legislation"


  1. societal(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to society or social groups, or to their activities, customs, etc.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of societal in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of societal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson:

    It's not a gun problem; it's a societal problem.

  2. Paul Hokemeyer:

    We must use this election as a pushing off point, a fulcrum to channel our individual and societal resiliency.

  3. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    Management: An art of handling conflicting Egos to meet a common objective, be it political, organisational or societal in nature.

  4. Gregory Chertok:

    The New Year’s resolution is a kind of grand, glorified, long-term goal that people, for societal reasons, tend to begin on the first day of the calendar year.

  5. James Cooper:

    On critical issues such as the sale of products that may threaten the safety or well-being of communities, corporate boards must exercise their oversight role to assure balance among customer, shareholder, and societal interests.

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