fellow fellow  /ˈfɛ loʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a boy or man
  2. (n) a friend who is frequently in the company of another
  3. (n) a person who is member of one's class or profession
  4. (n) one of a pair
  5. (n) a member of a learned society
  6. (n) an informal form of address for a man
  7. (n) a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman

Usage(s):

  1. They were fellow travelers who wanted to help fight fascism.
  2. He moved his fellow workers away from mere wage claims and toward a central, daringly political demand: free trade unions.
  3. That's the first word that comes to mind when I watch my fellow Frenchman and good friend Thierry Henry on the soccer pitch.

News

  1. Marlboro High School valedictorian calls on fellow graduates to look beyond their gadgets

    MARLBORO, N.Y. — Marlboro High School Valedictorian Georgia Houghton reminded her fellow graduates that there is life beyond the screen of their electronic gadgets.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Kingston Daily Freeman

  2. The Power Of Rapid Results

    Last year, my fellow HBR blogger Daniel Markovitz suggested that stretch goals can be demotivating, and should be replaced by confidence-building "quick wins." Frankly, this is like saying that the taste of food is more important than its nutrient value. It's a false dichotomy. Healthy organizations need both stretch and success to stay alive and vibrant, just like a well-balanced diet includes ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Video: Christie: Should I have worn my "Romney sweatshirt" next to Obama?

    On the criticism he received from fellow Republicans about his praise for President Obama's hurricane relief efforts when the president visited New Jersey to survey storm damage, Gov. Chris Christie, R-N.J., said he asked his critics if he should have worn his "Romney sweatshirt" as he stood next to the president.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: CBS News

Quotes

  1. "My wife and I have always believed that service, whether it is to family, community, university or country is our highest calling," said Johnston in a speech Thursday. "We are proud to have this opportunity to serve Canada and our fellow...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: David Johnston Source: Vancouver Sun

  2. "We will never forget those who died. We will always remember the heroic efforts of our firefighters, police and emergency responders, and those who sacrificed their own lives on Flight 93 to protect their fellow Americans," Obama said in a...
    on Sep 11, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Focus News

  3. President George W. Bush, a Republican with many opposing political views but who worked with Kennedy on a major education bill, called him a "man of tremendous courage, remarkable strength, and powerful spirit" and said: "We join our fellow...
    on May 20, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Reuters

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