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camaraderie

[kah-muh-rah-duh-ree, -rad-uh-, kam-uh-]
noun
  1. comradeship; good-fellowship.
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Origin of camaraderie

1830–40; < French, equivalent to camarade comrade + -erie -ery

Synonyms

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Related Words

intimacycompanionshiptogethernessconvivialitycomradeshipsociabilityjollityfellowshipcheergregariousness

British Dictionary definitions for camaraderies

camaraderie

noun
  1. a spirit of familiarity and trust existing between friends
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Word Origin

C19: from French, from comrade
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Word Origin and History for camaraderies

camaraderie

n.

1840, from French camaraderie, from camarade "comrade" (see comrade).

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