Definition of togetherness in English:



mass noun
  • The state of being close to another person or other people.

    ‘the sense of family togetherness was strong and excluded neighbours’
    • ‘I looked at my friends and family and sensed their feeling of unity and togetherness after all this and I felt lost and left out.’
    • ‘The Atlanta natives seek to convey messages of love, peace, respect and family togetherness.’
    • ‘Tea represents many different aspects of one's life, such as togetherness, sharing, respect and affection.’
    • ‘This arrangement makes it possible for the family to enjoy privacy, togetherness, and a connection to the outdoors.’
    • ‘As the cards and carols remind us, Christmas is supposed to be a time for families and togetherness and peace and well being for all.’
    • ‘We are in an arduous process of learning how to live together, and togetherness is our only option.’
    • ‘We celebrate togetherness and the family, and every good thing he or others have done for us.’
    • ‘We will experience some real family togetherness as we share our tiny Hong Kong apartment.’
    • ‘What is it about the holidays that makes us temporarily forget how misguided the concept of family togetherness is?’
    • ‘The month of Ramadan is a time to focus on family togetherness.’
    • ‘I imagined myself wandering around the city as an outcast, where happy scenes of family and togetherness only added to my despair.’
    • ‘Not all of the remodeled spaces are built for family togetherness.’
    • ‘Sure, it was short notice, but I have a special place in my heart for family togetherness on the holidays.’
    • ‘Emphasise the spiritual side of Christmas to your children, and insist that it is not the presents but the family togetherness that makes it special.’
    • ‘There's a strong sense of togetherness among them.’
    • ‘Last month, there was little talk of unity and togetherness.’
    • ‘Simple lifestyles, family togetherness and a vegetarian diet are their credo.’
    • ‘Ahmad's family traditions revolve around togetherness, good music and good food.’
    • ‘Family loyalty and togetherness are central to life in Andorra.’
    • ‘The real point of these rituals, I think, is togetherness - a unity of common hopes and dreams ushering in a new year.’
    affinity, fellowship, kinship, friendship, fellow feeling, community, closeness, sharing, harmony, understanding, rapport, connection, communication, association, empathy, sympathy, agreement, accord, concord, unity
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