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Fellow Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman; "if I''d known he was her boyfriend I wouldn''t have asked"
  • a boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there''s a fellow at the door"; "he''s a likable cuss"
  • a person who is member of your class or profession; "the surgeon consulted his colleagues"; "he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers"
  • a person who is frequently in the company of another; "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms"
  • an informal form of address for a man; "Say, fellow, what are you doing?"; "Hey buster, what''s up?"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there's a fellow at the door"; "he's a likable cuss" ,
  • a person who is frequently in the company of another; "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms" ,
  • a person who is member of your class or profession; "the surgeon consulted his colleagues"; "he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers" ,
  • an informal form of address for a man; "Say, fellow, what are you doing?"; "Hey buster, what's up?" ,
  • a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman; "if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked"

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Fellow Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A fellow is a member of a group of learned people who work together at university or other academic institutions. However, there are no precise rules for how the title is used, and each academic institution grants the title as it sees fit.



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'Fellow' example sentence in quotations


* I feel like the fellow in jail who is watching his scaffold being built. (On construction of reviewing stands for inauguration of his successor John F Kennedy) - Dwight D Eisenhower

* The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them that's the essense of inhumanity. - George Bernard Shaw

* There's nothing noble in being superior to your fellow men. True nobility is being superior to your former self. - Ernest Hemingway


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Fellow Sample Sentences in News


  • Peshmerga troops cheered by fellow Kurds in Turkey
    SURUC, Turkey (AP) — Iraqi peshmerga troops were cheered Wednesday by fellow Kurds in southeastern Turkey as the fighters slowly made their way toward the Syrian Kurdish border town of Kobani to try to break a siege there by Islamic State militants. Read more on this news related to 'Fellow'
  • Records: Girlfriend of deputy accused in killing heard pleas over phone before shots fired
    Court documents say a New Mexico sheriff's deputy accused of killing a fellow deputy was talking to his girlfriend on the phone just before the shooting, and the woman heard someone's pleas before gunfire rang out. Read more on this news related to 'Fellow'
  • New Mexico sheriff's deputy accused of killing fellow officer
    By Dan Whitcomb (Reuters) - A New Mexico sheriff's deputy is accused of shooting a fellow officer to death at a Las Cruces hotel during an alcohol-fueled argument early on Tuesday morning and was expected to face charges in the case, police said. The two Santa Fe County deputies were staying in Las Cruces on Monday night after transporting a prisoner to an Ari Read more on this news related to 'Fellow'

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