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It’s great that we are learning from and supporting each other to have more societal impacts in our day-to-day roles.

The main societal concern she expressed on the show was that children spent too much time watching television.

We won’t leave societal conflict behind by leaving Earth, Smiles says.

From Ozy

As consumer behaviors continue to morph in unexpected ways in reaction to societal and pandemic-related forces, the machines cannot succeed on their own—artificial intelligence and machine learning use historical trends and data.

The report concluded, “The heightened expectations of business bring CEOs new demands to focus on societal engagement with the same rigor, thoughtfulness and energy used to deliver on profits.”

From Time

He becomes increasingly paranoid by the societal fixtures around him—a ticking clock, a ringing phone.

Reformers understood that constructive societal evolution was the antidote to socialist revolution.

Reactionaries were the industrialists, who wanted little or no societal change.

This has engendered an understandable search for an alternative standard to measure societal well-being.

Improving societal knowledge about the drug will be the next battlefield for the country.

Thermonuclear weapons, complemented over time by strong conventional forces, threatened societal damage to Russia.

The target set encompasses both military and societal values.

It is, therefore, the competition of life which is the societal element, and which produces societal organization.

The notion of societal welfare was not wanting, although it was never consciously put before themselves as their purpose.

Within any such societal status the great reason for any phenomenon is that it conforms to the mores of the time and place.


On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to societal, such as: social, amusing, civil, collective, common, and communal.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.