Definition: fond of the company of others; social

Derivation: Latin, “a flock”

• Man is a gregarious animal, and much more so in his mind than in his body. He may like to go alone for a walk, but he hates to stand alone in his opinions. — George Santayana (1863-1952) Spanish-American philosopher
• In our society, the ideal self is bold, gregarious, and comfortable in the spotlight. We like to think that we value individuality, but mostly we admire the type of individual who’s comfortable ‘putting himself out there.’ — Susan Horowitz Cain (1968-) American writer & lecturer

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