social gathering

Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: gathering - a gathering for the purpose of promoting fellowshipsocial gathering - a gathering for the purpose of promoting fellowship
assemblage, gathering - a group of persons together in one place
bee - a social gathering to carry out some communal task or to hold competitions
love feast - a social gathering intended to create goodwill among the participants
company - a social gathering of guests or companions; "the house was filled with company when I arrived"
function - a formal or official social gathering or ceremony; "it was a black-tie function"
party - a group of people gathered together for pleasure; "she joined the party after dinner"
supper - a social gathering where a light evening meal is served; "her suppers often included celebrities"
get together, meeting - a small informal social gathering; "there was an informal meeting in my living room"
References in classic literature ?
such as a street scene, a social gathering, a procession on the march)?
You only know the shell of a Scot until you have entered his home circle; in his office, in clubs, at social gatherings where you and he seem to be getting on so well he is really a house with all the shutters closed and the door locked.
Tomorrow I shall leave this flat altogether, and then there'll be no more of these pleasant little social gatherings, ladies and gentlemen.
Contract award notice: Management service of social gathering centers, Playrooms and recreational-recreational activities, Of territorial educational services for minors and adults, Of the service of specialized school assistance, Of the informacittadin @ and social secretariat desk and services for non self-sufficiency for the municipalities of dolianova, Donori, Serdiana and soleminis.
Open Mic platform has remained open to everyone who has a talent for singing and passion for music, hence becoming a social gathering place for people to come together and bond over their favorite folk tunes.
com)-- AK Mishra's Art of Success is going to bring fun, love, social gathering, music, and a lot more with its Life Lovers' club event on Christmas Eve' 2015.
THE Stockton branch of The Light Infantry Association is hosting their first social gathering.
The DPC will also organise a social gathering for directors from key government departments and media representatives.
The city lacks playgrounds, parks, picnic areas or public venues suitable for a social gathering.
net, Haifa posted a photograph taken of her and Zakria at a social gathering on her official page on the social network Facebook.
SOCIAL GATHERING Blakelaw Social (above) celebrate after defeating Walker Willows 2-1 at Benfield to win the North East Sunday League's Bob Younger Cup Picture: STEVE MILLER
The traditional social gathering called Diwaniya helps boost amity and cooperation between those attending it, Al-Qinaei told KUNA, adding that the exchange of views that characterizes such a get-together helped enhance ties between Kuwaiti tourists and the embassy.