Definition of Social
(adjective) Relating to society.
- American English – /sOH-shuhl/
- British English – /sOH-shuhl/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /ˈsoʊʃ(ə)l/
- British English – /ˈsəʊʃl/
- Also called societal.
- Sociologists (adverb) socially study society.
Cite the Definition of Social
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “social.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved March 28, 2023 (https://sociologydictionary.org/social/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
social. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/social/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “social.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed March 28, 2023. https://sociologydictionary.org/social/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“social.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 28 Mar. 2023. <https://sociologydictionary.org/social/>.