companionship companionship  /kəm ˈpæn jən ˌʃɪp/


  • (n) the state of being with someone



  1. For juvenile detainees, 'Supper Club' brings stable connection

    Supper Club is an oasis of dining, conversation and companionship inside a facility not known for its welcoming mien — the 120-bed Baltimore City Juvenile Justice Center on North Gay Street.        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. The Marriage Debate

    The marriage debate is not about homosexuality, but about marriage. Upholding the truth about marriage doesn’t deprive anyone of the joys of companionship, as many supporters of same-sex marriage suppose.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Heritage Foundation

  3. Rain, Chance...

    The Dothan Animal Shelter and Save a Pet need your help in placing lovable animals into good homes. There are always pets in need of love and companionship.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: WDHN Dothan


  1. Obama said, "There are few moments in our lives that call for greater companionship then when a loved one is admitted to the hospital."
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The Falconaire

  2. "If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he or she needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement and mystery of the world we live in," Carson wrote.
    on Mar 13, 2007 By: Rachel Carson Source: The Ledger

  3. "If there was some secret I'm sure it would have come out by now," Mr Conway said. "Ted was absolutely wedded to politics. He didn't have a great deal of personal companionship in his life but there are people who are capable of getting on...
    on Apr 24, 2007 By: Derek Conway Source: Independent

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