groupthink definition

  • noun:
    • The work or rehearse of reasoning or decision-making by a group, especially when described as uncritical acceptance or conformity to prevailing things of view.
    • a procedure of reasoning or decision-making by friends, especially one described as uncritical acceptance or conformity to a perceived vast majority view.
    • decision making by friends (especially in a fashion that discourages creativity or specific obligation)

Related Sources

  • Definition for "groupthink"
    • The work or rehearse of reasoning or decision-making…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "groupthink"
    • If only Macpherson had used the…
    • View More
  • Phrases for "groupthink"
  • Hypernym for "groupthink"
  • Same Context for "groupthink"
  • Urban Dictionary for "groupthink"
    • The act or training of reasoning…
    • View More
53 votes

How would you define groupthink?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!