Synonyms of company in English:

company


See definition of company

noun

1‘he works for the world's biggest oil company’

SYNONYMS

firm, business, corporation, house, establishment, agency, office, bureau, institution, organization, operation, concern, enterprise, venture, undertaking, practice

conglomerate, consortium, syndicate, group, chain, combine, multiple, multinational

informal outfit, set-up

2‘I was greatly looking forward to the pleasure of his company’

SYNONYMS

companionship, presence, friendship, fellowship, closeness, amity, camaraderie, comradeship

society, association

3‘I'm expecting company’

SYNONYMS

guests, a guest, visitors, a visitor, callers, a caller, people, someone

archaic visitants

4‘he disentangled himself from the surrounding company of poets’

SYNONYMS

group, crowd, body, party, band, collection, assembly, assemblage, cluster, flock, herd, horde, troupe, swarm, stream, mob, throng, congregation, gathering, meeting, convention

informal bunch, gang, gaggle, posse, crew, pack

British informal shower

5‘he recognized the company of infantry as French’

SYNONYMS

unit, section, detachment, troop, corps, squad, squadron, platoon, battalion, division


Phrases

    keep someone company

      ‘we had originally gotten him a dog to keep him company while we were away’

      SYNONYMS

      accompany, go with, go along with, travel with, tag along with, partner, escort, chaperone, attend, follow, conduct, lead, take, show, see, guide, steer, usher, pilot, convoy, help, assist, show someone the way

      lead the way

      Scottish

      chum

      rare

      company, bear someone company, companion