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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fed-er-uh-see]
    • /ˈfɛd ər ə si/
    • /fˈedərəsi/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fed-er-uh-see]
    • /ˈfɛd ər ə si/

Definitions of federacy word

  • noun plural federacy a confederacy. 1
  • noun federacy the state of being united by a treaty 0
  • noun federacy an alliance 0

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Origin of federacy

First appearance:

before 1640
One of the 44% oldest English words
First recorded in 1640-50; by aphesis

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Parts of speech for Federacy


federacy popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 55% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for federacy

noun federacy

  • union — a township in NE New Jersey.
  • league — a unit of distance, varying at different periods and in different countries, in English-speaking countries usually estimated roughly at 3 miles (4.8 kilometers).
  • association — An association is an official group of people who have the same job, aim, or interest.
  • tribe — any aggregate of people united by ties of descent from a common ancestor, community of customs and traditions, adherence to the same leaders, etc.
  • alliance — An alliance is a group of countries or political parties that are formally united and working together because they have similar aims.

Antonyms for federacy

noun federacy

  • separation — an act or instance of separating or the state of being separated.
  • disunion — a severance of union; separation; disjunction.
  • division — the act or process of dividing; state of being divided.

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