ingroup ingroup

Definition(s):

  • (n) an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose

Usage(s):

  1. I don't think Ambassador Wadsworth is in their ingroup.
  2. I don't think Ambassador Wadsworth is in their ingroup.

Quotes

  • Hewstone says: "There are two funda-mental requirements for an identity: the need to belong and the need to be different. That need to belong can lead to favouring one's own 'ingroup', while the need to be different can lead to the desire to...
    on Sep 4, 2007 By: Miles Hewstone Source: guardian.co.uk

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