companionship

noun com·pan·ion·ship \ kəm-ˈpan-yən-ˌship \
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of companionship

:the fellowship existing among companions :company

Examples of companionship in a Sentence

  1. the widow's pet cats provided her with her only companionship

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First Known Use of companionship

1548


COMPANIONSHIP Defined for English Language Learners

companionship

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Definition of companionship for English Language Learners

  • : the good feeling that comes from being with someone else


COMPANIONSHIP Defined for Kids

companionship

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Definition of companionship for Students



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