Associations to the word «Fellowship»


FELLOWSHIP, noun. A company of people that share the same interest or aim.
FELLOWSHIP, noun. A feeling of friendship, relatedness or connection between people.
FELLOWSHIP, noun. A merit-based scholarship.
FELLOWSHIP, noun. A temporary position at an academic institution with limited teaching duties and ample time for research; this may also be called a postdoc.
FELLOWSHIP, noun. (medicine) A period of supervised, sub-specialty medical training in the United States and Canada that a physician may undertake after completing a specialty training program or residency.
FELLOWSHIP, noun. (Christianity) Spiritual communion with a divine being.
FELLOWSHIP, verb. (transitive) To admit to fellowship, enter into fellowship with; to make feel welcome by showing friendship or building a cordial relationship. Now only in religious use.
FELLOWSHIP, verb. (intransitive) To join in fellowship; to associate with. Now only in religious use, and chiefly U.S.

Dictionary definition

FELLOWSHIP, noun. An association of people who share common beliefs or activities; "the message was addressed not just to employees but to every member of the company family"; "the church welcomed new members into its fellowship".
FELLOWSHIP, noun. The state of being with someone; "he missed their company"; "he enjoyed the society of his friends".
FELLOWSHIP, noun. Money granted (by a university or foundation or other agency) for advanced study or research.

Wise words

In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Martin Luther King, Jr.