[fel-oh-ship] /ˈfɛl oʊˌʃɪp/
the condition or relation of being a fellow:
the fellowship of humankind.
friendly relationship; companionship:
the fellowship of father and son.
community of interest, feeling, etc.
communion, as between members of the same church.
an association of persons having similar tastes, interests, etc.
a company, guild, or corporation.
verb (used with object), fellowshipped or fellowshiped, fellowshipping or fellowshiping.
to admit to fellowship, especially religious fellowship.
verb (used without object), fellowshipped or fellowshiped, fellowshipping or fellowshiping.
to join in fellowship, especially religious fellowship.
the state of sharing mutual interests, experiences, activities, etc
a society of people sharing mutual interests, experiences, activities, etc; club
the state or relationship of being a fellow
(often capital) the body of fellows in a college, university, etc
c.1200, feolahschipe “companionship,” from fellow + -ship. In Middle English it was at times a euphemism for “sexual intercourse” (carnal fellowship).
To fellowship with is to hold communion with; to unite with in doctrine and discipline. This barbarism now appears with disgusting frequency in the reports of ecclesiastical conventions, and in the religious newspapers generally. [Bartlett, “Dictionary of Americanisms,” 1848]
(1.) With God, consisting in the knowledge of his will (Job 22:21; John 17:3); agreement with his designs (Amos 3:2); mutual affection (Rom. 8: 38, 39); enjoyment of his presence (Ps. 4:6); conformity to his image (1 John 2:6; 1:6); and participation of his felicity (1 John 1:3, 4; Eph. 3:14-21). (2.) Of saints with one another, in duties (Rom. 12:5; 1 Cor. 12:1; 1 Thess. 5:17, 18); in ordinances (Heb. 10:25; Acts 2:46); in grace, love, joy, etc. (Mal. 3:16; 2 Cor. 8:4); mutual interest, spiritual and temporal (Rom. 12:4, 13; Heb. 13:16); in sufferings (Rom. 15:1, 2; Gal. 6:1, 2; Rom. 12:15; and in glory (Rev. 7:9).
noun 1. a person who supports or sympathizes with a political party, especially the Communist Party, but is not an enrolled member. 2. anyone who, although not a member, supports or sympathizes with some organization, movement, or the like. One who supports the aims or philosophies of a political group without joining it. A “fellow […]
- Fell pony
noun 1. a British breed of large and heavy ponies, found in the hills of N England
[fel-ee] /ˈfɛl i/ noun, plural fellies. 1. . [fel-ee] /ˈfɛl i/ adverb 1. in a fell manner; fiercely; ruthlessly.
[fel-oh-di-see, -sey] /ˈfɛl oʊ dɪˈsi, -ˈseɪ/ noun, plural felones-de-se [fel-uh-neez-di-see, -sey, fuh-loh-neez-] /ˈfɛl əˌniz dɪˈsi, -ˈseɪ, fəˈloʊ niz-/ (Show IPA), felos-de-se [fel-ohz-di-see, -sey] /ˈfɛl oʊz dɪˈsi, -ˈseɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. a person who commits suicide or commits an unlawful malicious act resulting in his or her own death. 2. the act of suicide. n. Latin, […]