companionate

[kuh m-pan-yuh-nit]

adjective

of, by, or like companions.
tastefully harmonious.

Nearby words

  1. companion planting,
  2. companion set,
  3. companion star,
  4. companion vein,
  5. companionable,
  6. companionate marriage,
  7. companionship,
  8. companionway,
  9. company,
  10. company doctor

Origin of companionate

First recorded in 1650–60; companion1 + -ate1

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British Dictionary definitions for companionate

companionate

adjective

resembling, appropriate to, or acting as a companion
harmoniously suited
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