in-group Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “in-group” in the English Dictionary

"in-group" in British English

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in-groupnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɪn.ɡruːp/ mainly disapproving
a ​socialgroup whose ​members are very ​loyal to each other and ​share a lot of ​interests, and who usually ​try to ​keep other ​people out of the ​group
(Definition of in-group from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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in-groupnoun [C usually sing]

a ​socialgroup whose ​membersshareinterests or characteristics that ​peopleoutside the ​group do not ​share
(Definition of in-group from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “in-group”
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常排他的)小集团,小圈子…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常排他的)小集團,小圈子…
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