Definition of fellowship
2a : community of interest, activity, feeling, or experience their fellowship in crime — A. J. Ayerb : the state of being a fellow or associate
3 : a company of equals or friends : association a youth fellowship
4 : the quality or state of being comradely meaningful communication for building trust and fellowship
6a : the position of a fellow (as of a university) applied for a research fellowship in physicsb : the stipend of a fellowc : a foundation for the providing of such a stipend
Examples of fellowship in a Sentence
traditions that bind us together in fellowship
the new counselor is eager to develop a trustful fellowship with the troubled teens at the center
Recent Examples of fellowship from the Web
By becoming accredited, the school will have opportunities to receive federal grants and student fellowships through national organizations like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
This fellowship, the initial program at the startup-minded nonprofit founded by Laura Weidman Powers and Tristan Walker, places black and Latinx computer science students as interns at partner companies.
Enjoy food, fun, fellowship, and friends as we dance to the tunes.
Herzberger also increased research and fellowship opportunities for undergraduates, rebuilt alumni relationships and pushed for more language study abroad, particularly in Asia.
Child in Need of Care, Child Welfare Fellowships, and Louisiana Civil Justice Center are just a few of the programs supported by the Louisiana Bar Foundation.
Proceeds from the book sale, which will take place June 14-17 at Washington Junior High School, will benefit AAUW scholarships, fellowships and other programs that support women and girls.
As if in a relay, Carmen returns to Buenos Aires and urges her friend Camila (Agustina Muñoz), who’s off to New York on the same fellowship, to make sure to touch Lukas’s hair.
Listen: The Teacher Project is an education reporting fellowship at Columbia Journalism School dedicated to elevating the voices of students and teachers.
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Definition of fellowship
fellowshipedplay \ˈfe-lə-ˌshipt, -lō-\;
fellowshipingplay \ˈfe-lə-ˌshi-piŋ, -lō-\
: to join in fellowship especially with a church member
: to admit to fellowship (as in a church)
First Known Use of fellowship
FELLOWSHIP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fellowship for English Language Learners
: a friendly relationship among people
: the relationship of people who share interests or feelings
: a group of people who have similar interests
FELLOWSHIP Defined for Kids
Definition of fellowship for Students
1 : friendly relationship existing among persons
2 : a group with similar interests
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