Definition of "fellowship" []

  • The condition of sharing similar interests, ideals, or experiences, as by reason of profession, religion, or nationality. (noun)
  • The companionship of individuals in a congenial atmosphere and on equal terms. (noun)
  • A close association of friends or equals sharing similar interests. (noun)
  • Friendship; comradeship. (noun)
  • The financial grant made to a fellow in a college or university. (noun)
  • The state of sharing mutual interests, experiences, activities, etc (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A society of people sharing mutual interests, experiences, activities, etc; club (noun)
  • Companionship; friendship (noun)
  • The state or relationship of being a fellow (noun)
  • Mutual trust and charitableness between Christians (noun)
  • A Church or religious association (noun)
  • A financed research post providing study facilities, privileges, etc, often in return for teaching services (noun)
  • A foundation endowed to support a postgraduate research student (noun)
  • An honorary title carrying certain privileges awarded to a postgraduate student (noun)
  • The body of fellows in a college, university, etc (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "fellowship" in a sentence
  • "And I think this fellowship is a really nice opportunity to think what other ways are there."
  • "He received a journalism fellowship from the Institute of Current World Affairs in 1938 and was sent to the University of London's prestigious School of Oriental Studies before traveling to South Asia."
  • "I wanted to note that Lazarus, this World Food Prize fellowship is a big deal."