Pronunciation of League
/lˈiːɡ/, /lˈiːɡ/, /l_ˈiː_ɡ/

Synonyms for league:

Sense 1

nautical mile, km, unison, class, sea mile, unite, food mile, Anschluss, MPG, friendship.

Sense 2

bracket, guild, academy, ally, federate, sorority.

Sense 3

loop, mileage, cartel, distance, mi, tier.

Sense 4

combine, align.

Sense 5

K, association.

Sense 6


Sense 7

grade, circuit, rank, organization.

Sense 13

M, order.

Other synonyms and related words:

conspire, conjoin, sorority, mileage, grade, combination, order, peace, brotherhood, ally, circuit, concur, axis, loop, km, M, collaborate, classification, guild, Anschluss, confederate, mi, fusion, organization, bracket, academy, rank, genus, group discussion, combine, consortium, federate, cartel, coalesce, tier, confederacy, align, sodality, institute, unite, institution, cooperate, K, unison, Family, compact, association, category, class, type, friendship, distance, species.

Sense 2 (noun)

organization, cartel, Anschluss.

Sense 3 (noun)

collaborate, guild, unite, cooperate, sorority, order, association.

Sense 4 (noun)

loop, circuit.

Sense 5 (noun)

class, tier, bracket, grade, rank.

Sense 6 (noun)

mi, food mile, km, K, M.

academy (noun)

council, institute, association, federation, fraternity.

affiliation (noun)

crowd, clan.

alliance (noun)


association (noun)

tribe, class, sorority, clique, troupe, organization, fellowship, congress, Family.

brotherhood (noun)


collection (noun)

formation, assortment, bloc, corps, medley, mix, salad, council, partnership, omnium-gatherum, stew, college.

companionship (noun)


confederation (noun)

confederation, alliance, federation.

council (noun)

court, committee, congress, summit, legislature, inquisition, cabinet, symposium, meeting, panel, convention, quorum, board, congregation, tribunal, parliament, chamber, conference, forum.

crew (noun)

club, detachment, tribe, outfit, set, aggregation, collection, complement, wing, party, force, phalanx, retinue, division, mob, crew, group, junta, band, cabal, drove, assemblage, litter, regiment, squad, hive, ring, caucus, brigade, cell, platoon, covey, clique, school, string, coalition, fraternity, herd, coterie, fellowship, posse, body, battalion, society, staff, assembly, circle, flock, clan, detail, troop, army, host, troupe, team, union, company, gang, cadre, pack, sect, faction, bunch, fleet, colony, crowd, nest, bevy.

group (noun)


harmony (noun)


league (noun)

gang, circuit, class, outfit, grade, group, compact, confederacy, conference, loop, combine, rank, tier, crew, company, club, band, society, guild, bunch, consortium, confederation, order, combination, alliance, sodality, union, coalition, ring, mob, partnership, category, organization, circle.

measure (noun)

rod, foot, criterion, decameter, second, angstrom, mil, furlong, minute, decimeter, inch, block, cubit, knot, kilometer, millimeter, measure, ell, mile, yard, centimeter, fathom, hectometer, meter, step, micron.

social organization (noun)


associate (verb)

mix, bracket.

band (verb)


league (verb)

confederate, collaborate, concur, conjoin, federate, ally, unite, cooperate.

Usage examples for league:

  • Such were the trials of our American ministers in Europe in the dark days of the League of Friendship. - "The Critical Period of American History", John Fiske.
  • I was to meet him before the morning at a spot about a league away. - "Long Odds", Harold Bindloss.
  • Cacabelos was distant from us only about a league. - "Twenty-Five Years in the Rifle Brigade", William Surtees.

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