companion companion  /kəm ˈpæn jən/


  1. (n) a friend who is frequently in the company of another
  2. (n) a traveler who accompanies you
  3. (n) one paid to accompany or assist or live with another
  4. (v) be a companion to somebody


  1. New Book and Companion Workbook 'Wild Money' Offers Women a Creative Guide to Finances

    Artist, psychotherapist and financial advisor Luna Jaffe combines all of her talents in two colorful new books for women -- "Wild Money: A Creative Journey to Financial Wisdom" and its companion ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Companion 2 Hospital Driver for Powering SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Wins Silver at Medical Design Excellence ...

    TUCSON, Ariz., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SynCardia Systems, Inc. (, manufacturer of the world's first and only FDA, Health Canada and CE (Europe) approved Total Artificial Heart, announced today that its Companion 2 (C2) Driver System, which powers the SynCardia...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

  3. Companion and The Evangelicals at Juanita's

    Also, Rodney Block at the Joint. THURSDAY 6/20 Juanita's has some buzz-y indie rock, with Brooklyn pop outfit Companion and psychedelic Oklahomans The Evangelicals . Locals Ten Sentences opens the show, 9 p.m., and hey, it's $3! It's going to be a "'90s Throwback Concert" at The Joint, with Rodney Block & The Real Music Lovers , 8:30 p.m., $10-$15. Pop singer/songwriter Shining Rae is back in ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Arkansas Times


  1. On that day, Mr. Byrd said, "My only regret is that my beloved wife, companion and confidant, my dear Erma, is not here with me. I know that she is looking down from the heavens smiling at me and saying, 'Congratulations my dear Robert - but don't...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Robert Byrd Source: Globe and Mail

  2. In a statement released by Warner Brothers, Ms. Rowling said she could not "approve of 'companion books' or 'encyclopedias' that seek to pre-empt my definitive Potter reference book for their authors' own personal gain."
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: JK Rowling Source: New York Times

  3. "He has also become a companion, which is great because I don't like living alone, even now," Richard said.
    on Sep 4, 2008 By: Cliff Richard Source: International Herald Tribune

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