Definitions for hail-fellowˈheɪlˈfɛl oʊ; -ˌfɛl oʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hail-fel•lowˈheɪlˈfɛl oʊ; -ˌfɛl oʊ(n.; adj.)

  1. Also, hail′ fel′low, hail′-fel′low well′ met′. a spiritedly sociable person; jolly companion.

  2. (adj.)sociable; heartily genial.

Origin of hail-fellow:

1570–80

Princeton's WordNet

  1. comradely, hail-fellow, hail-fellow-well-met(adj)

    heartily friendly and congenial

Wiktionary

  1. hail-fellow(Noun)

    An intimate companion.

    Quotations: Hail-fellow well met. - Lyly

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hail-fellow(noun)

    an intimate companion

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