Fellowship - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfeloʊʃɪp|  American pronunciation of the word fellowship
Brit.  |ˈfɛlə(ʊ)ʃɪp|  British pronunciation of the word fellowship

noun

- an association of people who share common beliefs or activities(syn: family)

the church welcomed new members into its fellowship

- the state of being with someone (syn: companionship, company, society)
- money granted (by a university or foundation or other agency) for advanced study or research

Examples

traditions that bind us together in fellowship

...the new counselor is eager to develop a trustful fellowship with the troubled teens at the center...

Regular outings contribute to a sense of fellowship among co-workers.

Florian came to the United States on a Fulbright fellowship.

He received a gold medal from the Artists' Fellowship in New York.

the church welcomed new members into its fellowship

...a strict sect that believes that fellowship with gentiles should exist only for the purposes of conversion...

brim a cup to good fellowship

His acting in "The Fellowship of the Rings" and "The Two Towers" was astounding.

Word forms

noun
singular: fellowship
plural: fellowships
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