१. वह जो साथ चलता हो । साथ चलनेवाला । साथी । हमराही ।
२. सेवक । दास । भृत्य । नौकर ।
३. दोस्त । सखा । मित्र ।
४. कटसरैया ।
५. पति (को॰) ।
६. प्रतिबंधक । जामिन (को॰) ।
A fellow; -- in contempt.
A knight of the lowest rank in certain orders; as, a companion of the Bath.
A skylight on an upper deck with frames and sashes of various shapes, to admit light to a cabin or lower deck.
A wooden hood or penthouse covering the companion way; a companion hatch.
One who accompanies or is in company with another for a longer or shorter period, either from choice or casually; one who is much in the company of, or is associated with, another or others; an associate; a comrade; a consort; a partner.
To be a companion to; to attend on; to accompany.
To qualify as a companion; to make equal.
A body of armed men to attend a person of distinction for the sake of affording safety when on a journey; one who conducts some one as an attendant; a guard, as of prisoners on a march; also, a body of persons, attending as a mark of respect or honor; -- applied to movements on land, as convoy is to movements at sea.
Protection, care, or safeguard on a journey or excursion; as, to travel under the escort of a friend.
To attend with a view to guard and protect; to accompany as safeguard; to give honorable or ceremonious attendance to; -- used esp. with reference to journeys or excursions on land; as, to escort a public functionary, or a lady; to escort a baggage wagon.
A companion; a comrade; an associate; a partner; a sharer.
A man without good breeding or worth; an ignoble or mean man.
A member of a literary or scientific society; as, a Fellow of the Royal Society.
A person; an individual.
An equal in power, rank, character, etc.
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.
In the English universities, a scholar who is appointed to a foundation called a fellowship, which gives a title to certain perquisites and privileges.
One of a pair, or of two things used together or suited to each other; a mate; the male.
To suit with; to pair with; to match.
A paramour of either sex.
One not inimical or hostile; one not a foe or enemy; also, one of the same nation, party, kin, etc., whose friendly feelings may be assumed. The word is some times used as a term of friendly address.
One of a religious sect characterized by disuse of outward rites and an ordained ministry, by simplicity of dress and speech, and esp. by opposition to war and a desire to live at peace with all men. They are popularly called Quakers.
One who entertains for another such sentiments of esteem, respect, and affection that he seeks his society aud welfare; a wellwisher; an intimate associate; sometimes, an attendant.
One who looks propitiously on a cause, an institution, a project, and the like; a favorer; a promoter; as, a friend to commerce, to poetry, to an institution.
To act as the friend of; to favor; to countenance; to befriend.