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companions

noun
plural of companion

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 one that accompanies another for protection, guidance, or as a courtesy
  • a dapper gentleman who's a frequent companion of widowed dowagers at society galas

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3 either of a pair matched in one or more qualities
  • a sketch that is a companion to the original drawing

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4 something that is found along with something else
  • the report and its companion recommendations for action

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companions

verb
present tense third-person singular of companion

Synonyms & Antonyms of companions (Entry 2 of 2)

to go along with in order to provide assistance, protection, or companionship
  • movie heroes are often companioned by wisecracking sidekicks

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“Companions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/companions. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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