Definitions for Fellowshipˈfɛl oʊˌʃɪp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fel•low•shipˈfɛl oʊˌʃɪp(n.)

  1. the condition or relation of belonging to the same class or group.

  2. friendly relationship; companionship; camaraderie:

    the fellowship among old friends.

  3. community of interest, feeling, etc.

  4. friendliness.

  5. an association of persons having similar interests, occupations, enterprises, etc.

  6. the body of fellows in a college or university. the position or stipend of a fellow of a college or university. a foundation for the maintenance of a fellow in a college or university.

    Category: Education

Origin of fellowship:

1150–1200

Princeton's WordNet

  1. family, 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"

  2. company, companionship, fellowship, society(noun)

    the state of being with someone

    "he missed their company"; "he enjoyed the society of his friends"

  3. fellowship(noun)

    money granted (by a university or foundation or other agency) for advanced study or research

Wiktionary

  1. fellowship(Noun)

    A company of people that shares the same interest or aim.

  2. fellowship(Noun)

    A feeling of friendship, relatedness or connection between people.

  3. fellowship(Noun)

    A merit-based scholarship.

  4. 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.

  5. fellowship(Noun)

    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.

  6. fellowship(Noun)

    Spiritual communion with a divine being.

    The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. (2 Corinthians 13:14, ESV))

  7. fellowship(Verb)

    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.

  8. fellowship(Verb)

    To join in fellowship; to associate with. Now only in religious use, and chiefly U.S.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fellowship(noun)

    the state or relation of being or associate

  2. Fellowship(noun)

    companionship of persons on equal and friendly terms; frequent and familiar intercourse

  3. Fellowship(noun)

    a state of being together; companionship; partnership; association; hence, confederation; joint interest

  4. Fellowship(noun)

    those associated with one, as in a family, or a society; a company

  5. Fellowship(noun)

    a foundation for the maintenance, on certain conditions, of a scholar called a fellow, who usually resides at the university

  6. Fellowship(noun)

    the rule for dividing profit and loss among partners; -- called also partnership, company, and distributive proportion

  7. Fellowship(verb)

    to acknowledge as of good standing, or in communion according to standards of faith and practice; to admit to Christian fellowship

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Fellowship

    a collegiate term for a status in many universities which entitles the holder (a Fellow) to a share in their revenues, and in some cases to certain privileges as regards apartments and meals in the college, as also to a certain share in the government; formerly Fellowships were usually life appointments, but are now generally for a prescribed number of years, or are held during a term of special research; the old restrictions of celibacy and religious conformity have been relaxed.

Freebase

  1. Fellowship!

    Fellowship! is a musical parody stage play based on The Fellowship of the Ring the first volume of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, and Peter Jackson's 2001 film adaptation of it. The book was written by Kelly Holden-Bashar and Joel McCrary with music by Allen Simpson and lyrics and additional material by Brian D. Bradley, Lisa Fredrickson, Kelly Holden-Bashar, Joel McCrary, Edi Patterson, Steve Purnick, Cory Rouse, Allen Simpson, Ryan Smith, Peter Allen Vogt and Matthew Stephen Young. The musical was first performed at the El Portal Forum Theater in North Hollywood, California.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

fellowship(noun)

an association (of people with common interests)

a youth fellowship (= a club for young people).

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