n. A group of people who express a shared belief or opinion different from people who are not part of the group. Usually the people in this group do not let others in unless they can somehow prove that they share similar interests and/or beliefs
One example of factions is all of the high school subcultures
eg. Preppies, Nerds, Jocks, Bullies, Townies, Hackers etc.
Pronounced as fækʃən