groupism

[groo-piz-uh m]

noun

the tendency to conform to the general thinking and behavior of a group.

Nearby words

  1. group velocity,
  2. group work,
  3. grouper,
  4. groupie,
  5. grouping,
  6. groupoid,
  7. groupthink,
  8. groupuscule,
  9. groupware,
  10. grouse

Origin of groupism

First recorded in 1930–35; group + -ism

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