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Definitions for Sorority
səˈrɔr ɪ ti, -ˈrɒr-soror·i·ty

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  1. sororitynoun

    a social club for female undergraduates


  1. sororitynoun

    A group of girls or women associated for a common purpose; a sisterhood.

  2. sororitynoun

    A social organization of female students at a college or university; usually identified by Greek letters.

  3. Etymology: From Renaissance Latin sororitas, from soror, from swésōr.


  1. sorority

    Fraternities and sororities are social organizations at North American colleges and universities.


  1. sorority

    A sorority is a social organization or club for women, typically for college or university students, in which the members often live together in a shared house. It often focuses on sisterhood, academic excellence, personal development, philanthropy, and participation in social events. The name usually consists of two or three Greek letters.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sorority in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sorority in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Sorority in a Sentence

  1. Mattis Collier:

    It doesn't discriminate. It's not just poor people. It's not just people without fathers or mothers or guidance. It's everybody. It's your sorority sister. It's your friend. It's your sibling. It's your child, and I think it's very important for people to realize that you need to talk about it and you need to explain it while you're younger. It's not just bruises that are giveaways for an abusive relationship. ... It's how someone talks to you. It's how someone treats you. It's how someone talks about you to others.

  2. Attorney General Bob Ferguson:

    This sorority took advantage of students, charging them thousands of dollars for housing they could not access or use.

  3. Barbara Bradley Baekgaard:

    The Kappa [ Kappa Gamma women's sorority ] house at Michigan State, Kappa Gamma women kind of brag that Kappa Gamma women started the company, kappa Gamma women were Barbara Bradley Baekgaard first test market, and it just grew from there.

  4. Ann Wagner:

    We were a small sorority of only 19 Republican women … and we needed to stick together.

  5. Lori Scott-Sheldon:

    Because there were no interventions targeted specifically to sorority women, we don’t really know how well interventions may or may not work for sorority members.

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