Associations to the word «Commune»


COMMUNE, noun. A small community, often rural, whose members share in the ownership of property, and in the division of labour; the members of such a community.
COMMUNE, noun. A local political division in many European countries.
COMMUNE, noun. (obsolete) The commonalty; the common people.
COMMUNE, noun. (obsolete) communion; sympathetic intercourse or conversation between friends
COMMUNE, verb. To converse together with sympathy and confidence; to interchange sentiments or feelings; to take counsel.
COMMUNE, verb. (intransitive) (followed by with) To communicate (with) spiritually; to be together (with); to contemplate or absorb.
COMMUNE, verb. To receive the communion.

Dictionary definition

COMMUNE, noun. The smallest administrative district of several European countries.
COMMUNE, noun. A body of people or families living together and sharing everything.
COMMUNE, verb. Communicate intimately with; be in a state of heightened, intimate receptivity; "He seemed to commune with nature".
COMMUNE, verb. Receive Communion, in the Catholic church.

Wise words

When you have spoken the word, it reigns over you. When it is unspoken you reign over it.
Arabian Proverb