Student Thesaurus

One entry found for gang.
Entry Word: gang
Function: noun
Text: 1 a group of people working together on a task <a gang of neighborhood residents spent the weekend cleaning up the park>
Synonyms band, company, crew, outfit, party, squad, team
Related Words army, battalion, brigade, corps, troop; force, host, posse, stable, troupe; administration, department, help, personnel, staff
2 a group of people sharing a common interest and relating together socially <the whole gang went out for pizza> <the school's computer hackers had their own little gang>
Synonyms body, bunch, circle, clan, clique, community, coterie, crowd, fold, lot, ring, set
Related Words bevy, covey, flock, herd, horde, mob, swarm, throng; club, college, fellowship, guild (also gild), league, organization, society; cohort, pack; camp, faction, sect, side, tribe; mess, squad; brotherhood, fraternity, order, sisterhood, sodality, sorority; commune; alliance, bloc, coalition, confederation, congress, council, federation, union
Near Antonyms loner; individualist
3 a group involved in secret or criminal activities <politicians promising to stop the growth of inner-city gangs> -- see RING 1