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Definition of Fellow
FellowFellow Fel"low, n. [OE. felawe, felaghe, Icel. f[=e]lagi, fr.
f[=e]lag companionship, prop., a laying together of property;
f[=e] property + lag a laying, pl. l["o]g law, akin to liggja
to lie. See Fee, and Law, Lie to be low.]
1. A companion; a comrade; an associate; a partner; a sharer.
The fellows of his crime. --Milton.
We are fellows still, Serving alike in sorrow.
That enormous engine was flanked by two fellows
almost of equal magnitude. --Gibbon.
Note: Commonly used of men, but sometimes of women. --Judges
2. A man without good breeding or worth; an ignoble or mean
Worth makes the man, and want of it, the fellow.
3. An equal in power, rank, character, etc.
It is impossible that ever Rome Should breed thy
4. One of a pair, or of two things used together or suited to
each other; a mate; the male.
When they be but heifers of one year, . . . they are
let go to the fellow and breed. --Holland.
This was my glove; here is the fellow of it. --Shak.
5. A person; an individual.
She seemed to be a good sort of fellow. --Dickens.
6. In the English universities, a scholar who is appointed to
a foundation called a fellowship, which gives a title to
certain perquisites and privileges.
7. In an American college or university, a member of the
corporation which manages its business interests; also, a
graduate appointed to a fellowship, who receives the
income of the foundation.
8. A member of a literary or scientific society; as, a Fellow
of the Royal Society.
Note: Fellow is often used in compound words, or adjectively,
signifying associate, companion, or sometimes equal.
Usually, such compounds or phrases are
self-explanatory; as, fellow-citizen, or fellow
citizen; fellow-student, or fellow student;
fellow-workman, or fellow workman; fellow-mortal, or
fellow mortal; fellow-sufferer; bedfellow; playfellow;
Were the great duke himself here, and would lift
up My head to fellow pomp amongst his nobles.
Fellow Fel"low, v. t.
To suit with; to pair with; to match. [Obs.] --Shak.
Meaning of Fellow from wikipedia
- A fellow
is a member
of an academy, learned society
of learned people
(a fellowship) which works together
in pursuing mutual knowledge
- 1900. As of October 2018[update], there
1689 living Fellows
Members, of which
over 60 are Nobel
- of Engineering
to use the designatory letters FREng after their
name, see Category:Fellows
of the Royal Academy
- A research fellow
is an academic research position
at a university
or a similar research
for academic staff
- fellowship: Fellows
, for scholars resident
in the United Kingdom Corresponding Fellows
, for scholars
in the UK Honorary Fellows
, an honorary...
may be elected
. New fellows
are elected annually since
1993. As of 2016[update] examples
of ACM Fellows include
Vint Cerf, Anne Condon...
- Julian Alexander
, Baron Fellowes
of West Stafford
DL (born 17 August
1949) is an English
actor, novelist, film director
- and support
of the RSA. Fellows
of the RSA are entitled
to use the post-nominal letters
of the Royal Society
of the Arts are...
- The term fellow traveller
who is intellectually sympathetic
to the ideology
of a political
, Baroness Fellowes
(née Spencer; born 11 February
1957) is one of the two older sisters
of Diana, Princess
of Wales, the other
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