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  1. sect, religious sect, religious ordernoun

    a subdivision of a larger religious group

    religious order, religious sect, faction

  2. faction, sectnoun

    a dissenting clique

    cabal, religious order, religious sect, junto, faction, camarilla

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  1. sectnoun

    denomination, school

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 1 vote

  1. sectnoun

    school, party, denomination

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "sect":

    secc, sects, section, sec, cult, dry, art, chap, festival, etec

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  1. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    When psychologically unfit form the majority in any sect, and yet proclaim to be the only fittest, will not only be a threat to the existence of the sane minority, but are surely catastrophic for the human race as a whole!

  2. Alyssa Farah:

    There's a certain sect of the Republican Party and those close to the former President, who never want to fall out of his good graces, where else are they going to go ? He's their lifeline.

  3. Mohammed Abbas:

    We distribute them according to sect or ethnicity so we can reach all areas, we send the Kurd to the Kurdish areas and the Turkman to the Turkmen areas.

  4. President Muhammadu Buhari:

    I renew my commitment to track Boko Haram into a corner, to destroy it. Five years of the presence of this evil sect is enough.

  5. Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi:

    Learn spiritual sciences, to recognize God and gain access to Him, no matter what religion or sect you belong to!

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