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FELLOW

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does fellow mean? 

FELLOW (noun)
  The noun FELLOW has 5 senses:

1. a boy or man
2. a person who is frequently in the company of another
3. a person who is member of your class or profession
4. an informal form of address for a man
5. a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman

  Familiarity information: FELLOW used as a noun is common.


 Dictionary entry details 


FELLOW (noun)


Sense 1fellow [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A boy or man

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

lad; fellow; fella; chap; cuss; feller; gent; blighter

Context examples:

that chap is your host / there's a fellow at the door / he's a likable cuss

Hypernyms ("fellow" is a kind of...):

male; male person (a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "fellow"):

dog (informal term for a man)


Sense 2fellow [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A person who is frequently in the company of another

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

companion; comrade; fellow; familiar; associate

Context examples:

drinking companions / comrades in arms

Hypernyms ("fellow" is a kind of...):

friend (a person you know well and regard with affection and trust)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "fellow"):

date; escort (a participant in a date)

playfellow; playmate (a companion at play)

tovarich; tovarisch (a comrade (especially in Russian communism))


Sense 3fellow [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A person who is member of your class or profession

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

confrere; colleague; fellow

Context examples:

the surgeon consulted his colleagues / he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers

Hypernyms ("fellow" is a kind of...):

associate (a person who joins with others in some activity)


Sense 4fellow [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An informal form of address for a man

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

buster; dude; fellow

Context examples:

Say, fellow, what are you doing? / Hey buster, what's up?

Hypernyms ("fellow" is a kind of...):

adult male; man (an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman))


Sense 5fellow [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A man who is the lover of a girl or young woman

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

beau; boyfriend; swain; young man; fellow

Context example:

if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked

Hypernyms ("fellow" is a kind of...):

lover (a person who loves or is loved)

adult male; man (an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman))


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