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Definition of "comrade" []

  • A person who shares one's interests or activities; a friend or companion. (noun)
  • A fellow member of a group, especially a fellow member of the Communist Party. (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.

Use "comrade" in a sentence
  • "This arrangement suits the prisoners of war, but as their comrade is unable to mend, they would like the woman, who previously did this job, to take it on again."
  • "Although the word comrade has the etymological derivatives from the Spanish “camarada” or in English “chamber mate”, which would insinuate a relationship between us that exists beyond the platonic one."
  • "I have been berating myself so much for the desk situation, so having a comrade is nice."