Synonyms of gang in English:

gang


See definition of gang

noun

1‘a gang of teenagers’

SYNONYMS

band, group, crowd, pack, horde, throng, mob, herd, swarm, multitude, mass, body, troop, drove, cluster

company, gathering, assemblage, assembly

informal posse, bunch, gaggle, load

2‘John was one of our gang’

SYNONYMS

circle, social circle, social set, group of friends, clique, in-crowd, coterie, lot, ring, clan, club, league, faction, cabal

informal fraternity, sorority, brotherhood, sisterhood

informal crew, posse

informal, rare sodality, confraternity

3‘a work gang hammering cobbles into the highway’

SYNONYMS

squad, team, troop, shift, detachment, posse, troupe

working party


Phrases

    gang up

      ‘they all ganged up to put me down’

      SYNONYMS

      conspire, cooperate, work together, act together, combine, join up, join forces, team up, club together, get together, unite, ally

      rare

      coact

      gang