Definition of Companionship

1. Noun. The state of being with someone. "He enjoyed the society of his friends"

Exact synonyms: Company, Fellowship, Society
Specialized synonyms: Freemasonry
Generic synonyms: Friendly Relationship, Friendship
Derivative terms: Companion, Companion, Fellow



Definition of Companionship

1. n. Fellowship; association; the act or fact of keeping company with any one.

Definition of Companionship

1. Noun. The state of having or being a companion. ¹

2. Noun. An association, a fellowship. ¹

3. Noun. The state of being a journeyman. ¹

4. Noun. An organized group of people. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Companionship

1. [n -S]

Companionship Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Companionship Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Companionship

companion ladders
companion lymph nodes of accessory nerve
companion vein
companionability
companionable
companionableness
companionably
companionate
companionate marriage
companioned
companioning
companionless
companionlessness
companionly
companions
companionship (current term)
companionships
companionway
companionways
companisation
companisations
companization
companizations
compansion
compansions
company-store
company clinic
company clinics
company front

Literary usage of Companionship

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Confessions of S. Augustine: Book I-X. by Augustine (1886)
"That in the theft, it was the companionship of his fellow-sinners that he liked. ... I loved then in it also the companionship of the accomplices, ..."

2. Cyclopedia of American Literature: Embracing Personal and Critical Notices by Evert Augustus Duyckinck, George Long Duyckinck (1856)
"The same principles which cause the influences thus salutary to authorship, will carry it into reading and study, so that by virtue of this companionship ..."

3. A concise Anglo-Saxon dictionary for the use of students by John R. Clark Hall (1916)
"+) f. companionship ... Д5,АО,СР : friendship : society, society, fellowship, companionship, .... companionship ..."

4. The Iliad of Homer by Homer, John Graham Cordery (1871)
"... but to Troy And Hector gave companionship of fame. Therefore, on signs reliant and the strength Of their own arms, they strove to breach the wall, ..."

5. Hymns of Ter Steegen, Suso, and Others by Frances A. Bevan, Heinrich Seuse, Gerhard Tersteegen (1904)
"companionship JOHN xi. 35. FM WE thank Thee, Lord, for weary days When desert springs were dry, And first we knew what depth of need Thy love could satisfy. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Companionship

Search for Companionship on Dictionary.com!Search for Companionship on Thesaurus.com!Search for Companionship on Google!Search for Companionship on Wikipedia!

Search