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clannish

adjective uk   us   /ˈklæn.ɪʃ/ disapproving
used to describe members of a group of people or society who are friendly to each other, but not to people outside the group
clannishly
adverb uk   us   /-li/ disapproving
clannishness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/ disapproving
Translations of “clannish”
in Chinese (Traditional) 排外的, 宗派的, 小集團的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 排外的, 宗派的, 小集团的…
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