Definition of Compeer

1. Noun. A person who is of equal standing with another in a group.

Exact synonyms: Equal, Match, Peer
Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul
Group relationships: Peer Group
Specialized synonyms: Associate, Coeval, Contemporary, Gangsta, Backup, Backup Man, Fill-in, Relief, Reliever, Stand-in, Substitute, Replacement, Successor, Townsman
Derivative terms: Equal, Equal, Equate, Equate, Match



Definition of Compeer

1. v. t. To be equal with; to match.

2. v. i. See Compear.

Definition of Compeer

1. Noun. the equal or peer of someone else; someone who is a close companion or associate of someone else ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Compeer

1. to equal or match [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Compeer

compatible solute
compatibleness
compatibles
compatibly
compatient
compatriate
compatriates
compatriot
compatriotic
compatriotism
compatriots
compear
compeared
compears
comped
compeer (current term)
compeered
compeering
compeers
compel
compellable
compellably
compellation
compellations
compellative
compellatives
compellatory
compelled
compeller
compellers

Literary usage of Compeer

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... for the work of his German compeer, and the German cannot afford to disdain the contributions of the Frenchman. International congresses of the ..."

2. Early Indiana Trials and Sketches: Reminiscences by Oliver Hampton Smith (1858)
"... in the Sabbath school, or the free common schools, in the church or in the extended field of agriculture, he had no compeer. It may be said truly, ..."

3. The Lusiad: Or, The Discovery of India: an Epic Poem by Luís de Camões, William Julius Mickle (1809)
"He waves, the emblem of his care of yore; The friend of savage man, to Bacchus dear, The son of Bacchus, or the bold compeer, What time his yellow locks ..."

4. The British Novelists: With an Essay, and Prefaces, Biographical and Critical by Barbauld (Anna Letitia), Anna Letitia Aikin Barbauld (1820)
"... inform his compeer, Guildenstern, of the iconography of the palace of Copenhagen, instead of presenting us with a moral dialogue between the Prince of ..."

5. Scenes and Thoughts in Europe by George Henry Calvert (1846)
"The opportunity thus offered of leading him to speak of his great compeer, was marred by one of the company giving another turn to the conversation. ..."

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