When you think of the word – Community, what comes to mind?
A place to hang out?
A group of people?
As defined in Webster’s, here are ALL the definitions!!! Just bear with me a minute. 🙂
: a group of people who live in the same area (such as a city, town, or neighborhood)
: a group of people who have the same interests, religion, race, etc.
b : the people with common interests living in a particular area; broadly : the area itself <the problems of a largecommunity>
c : an interacting population of various kinds of individuals (as species) in a common location
d : a group of people with a common characteristic or interest living together within a larger society <a communityof retired persons>
e : a group linked by a common policy
f : a body of persons or nations having a common history or common social, economic, and political interests <the international community>
g : a body of persons of common and especially professional interests scattered through a larger society <the academiccommunity>
b : common character : likeness <community of interests>
c : social activity : fellowship
d : a social state or condition