|Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.|
|Class V. Words Releasing to the Voluntary Powers|
|Division (I) Individual Volition|
| Section IV. Antagonism|
| 2. Active Antagonism|
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|NOUN:||PARTY, faction, denomination, class, communion, side, crew, team; band, horde, posse, phalanx; caste, family, gens [Rom. hist.], clan [See Paternity].|
Confederates, Conservatives, Democrats, Federalists, Federals, Liberals, Radicals, Republicans, Socialists, Tories, Whigs &c.
COMMUNITY, body, fellowship, solidarity; freemasonry; party spirit &c. (coöperation) [See Coöperation]; fraternity, sodality, confraternity, sorority; familistère [F.], familistery; brotherhood, sisterhood.
FRATERNAL ORDER, Freemasons, Knights Templars, Odd Fellows, Knights of Pythias; Royal Arcanum &c.
GANG, tong [Chin.]; Camorra, Kuklux, Kuklux Klan, Molly Maguires, Fenians, Sinn Feiners, Bolsheviki, Bolshevists, Industrial Workers of the World, I. W. W., Luddites; ring, machine; Tammany, - Hall [U. S.]; junto, cabal, camarilla, brigue [obs.].
CLIQUE, knot, circle, set, coterie; club, casino.
CORPORATION, corporate body, guild; establishment, company, copartnership, partnership, cahoot [slang]; firm, house; joint concern, joint-stock company; combine [colloq., U. S.], trust; holding company, merger.
SOCIETY, association; institute, institution; union; trades union; league, syndicate, alliance; Verein, Bund, Zollverein, [all Ger.]; combination; Turnverein [Ger.]; Liedertafel (singing societies) [See Musician]; league -, alliance- offensive and defensive; coalition; federation; confederation, confederacy.
STAFF; cast, dramatis person [L.].
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|VERB:||UNITE, join; band together; club together &c. (coöperate) [See Coöperation]; found a -firm, - house; cement -, form- a party &c. n.; associate (assemble) [See Assemblage]; federate, federalize, go cahoots [slang], go fifty-fifty [slang].|
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|ADJECTIVE:||IN LEAGUE, in partnership, in alliance &c. n.|
bonded -, banded -, linked (joined) [See Junction]- together; embattled; confederated, federative, joint, corporate, organized, enleagued, leagued, syndicated; clubbable or clubable, fraternal, Masonic, institutional, denominational; cliquish, cliquy or cliquey; union-made.
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|ADVERB:||SIDE BY SIDE, hand in hand, shoulder to shoulder, en masse [F.], in the same boat.|
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- To party gave up what was meant for mankind.Goldsmithof Burke
- He left not faction, but of it was left.Drydenof Buckingham