Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun fellow

7 senses of fellow

Sense 1
chap, fellow, feller, fella, lad, gent, blighter, cuss, bloke -- (a boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there's a fellow at the door"; "he's a likable cuss"; "he's a good bloke")
       => male, male person -- (a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies)

Sense 2
companion, comrade, fellow, familiar, associate -- (a friend who is frequently in the company of another; "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms")
       => friend -- (a person you know well and regard with affection and trust; "he was my best friend at the university")

Sense 3
colleague, confrere, fellow -- (a person who is member of one's class or profession; "the surgeon consulted his colleagues"; "he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers")
       => associate -- (a person who joins with others in some activity or endeavor; "he had to consult his associate before continuing")

Sense 4
mate, fellow -- (one of a pair; "he lost the mate to his shoe"; "one eye was blue but its fellow was brown")
       => singleton -- (a single object (as distinguished from a pair))

Sense 5
fellow -- (a member of a learned society; "he was elected a fellow of the American Physiological Association")
       => member, fellow member -- (one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization); "only members will be admitted"; "a member of the faculty"; "she was introduced to all the members of his family")

Sense 6
fellow, dude, buster -- (an informal form of address for a man; "Say, fellow, what are you doing?"; "Hey buster, what's up?")
       => man, adult male -- (an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus")

Sense 7
boyfriend, fellow, beau, swain, young man -- (a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman; "if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked")
       => man, adult male -- (an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus")
       => lover -- (a person who loves someone or is loved by someone)

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