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

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Joseph Conrad