fella

noun fel·la \ ˈfe-lə \
Updated on: 5 Dec 2017

Definition of fella

: fellow, man

Examples of fella in a Sentence

  1. He's not a bad fella.

  2. She has a new fella.

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Origin and Etymology of fella

alteration of fellow

fella Synonyms

Synonyms
bastard, bloke [chiefly British], buck, cat, chap [chiefly British], chappie [British], dude, man, fellow, galoot [slang], gent, gentleman, guy, hombre, jack, joe, joker, lad, male
Related Words
master, mister, sir; buddy, buster

FELLA Defined for English Language Learners

fella

noun

Definition of fella for English Language Learners

  • : a male person



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