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Synonyms for sectsɛkt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sect, religious sect, religious order(noun)

    a subdivision of a larger religious group

    Synonyms:
    sect, religious order, religious sect, faction

  2. faction, sect(noun)

    a dissenting clique

    Synonyms:
    sect, cabal, religious order, religious sect, junto, faction, camarilla

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sect(n.)

    Synonyms:
    denomination, school

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

secc, sects, section, sec, cult, dry, art, chap, festival, etec


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