Fellow - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfeloʊ|  American pronunciation of the word fellow
Brit.  |ˈfɛləʊ|  British pronunciation of the word fellow


- a boy or man(syn: blighter, bloke, chap, cuss, fella, feller, gent, lad)
- a friend who is frequently in the company of another (syn: associate, companion, comrade, familiar)
- a person who is member of one's class or profession(syn: colleague, confrere)
- one of a pair(syn: mate)
- a member of a learned society
- an informal form of address for a man(syn: buster, dude)
- a man who is the lover of a man or woman (syn: beau, boyfriend, swain)


fellows and girls at a party

Your son's a bright little fellow.

She's found herself a new fellow.

a fellow of the American College of Surgeons

a Fellow of the Royal Society

While one leg was convulsed, its fellow remained quiet.

Even in jail my fellow inmates treated me with kindness.

Paul's an easy-going sort of fellow.

She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons.

there's a fellow at the door

he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers

one eye was blue but its fellow was brown

he was elected a fellow of the American Physiological Association

Say, fellow, what are you doing?

Her paintings received recognition from her fellow artists.

Word forms

singular: fellow
plural: fellows
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