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companionship Syllabification: com·pan·ion·ship
Pronunciation: /kəmˈpanyənˌSHip/

Definition of companionship in English:


A feeling of fellowship or friendship.
Example sentences
  • But alas, females enjoy friendly male companionship and figure the news can wait.
  • The tree pollen will soon disappear and, in the meantime, I have friendship and companionship to help me along.
  • Officers promoted from the ranks say they miss the easy friendliness and companionship of the mess deck but it is hard to see how.
friendship, fellowship, closeness, togetherness, amity, intimacy, rapport, camaraderie, brotherhood, sisterhood;
company, society, social contact
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