Synonyms of league in English:

league


See definition of league

noun

1‘he tried to form a league of chieftains’

SYNONYMS
alliance, confederation, confederacy, federation, union, association, coalition, combine, consortium, affiliation, guild, corporation, conglomerate, cooperative, partnership, fellowship, syndicate, compact, band, group, circle, ring
bloc, faction, axis, congress, entente
brotherhood, society, fraternity, coterie, lodge
rare consociation, sodality

2‘we won the league last year’

SYNONYMS
championship, competition, contest
group, band, association

3‘the store is not in the same league as the major supermarkets’

SYNONYMS
class, group, category, ability group, level of ability, level

verb

1‘Oscar had leagued together with other construction companies’

SYNONYMS
ally, join forces, join together, unite, form an association, band together, affiliate, combine, amalgamate, form a federation, confederate, collaborate, team up, join up

Phrases

    in league with

    ‘they confessed to being in league with foreign powers’


    SYNONYMS

    collaborating with, cooperating with, in cooperation with, in alliance with, allied with, conspiring with, leagued with, linked with, hand in glove with, in collusion with

    informal

    in cahoots with