companionship

[ kuh m-pan-yuh n-ship ]
/ kəmˈpæn yənˌʃɪp /

noun

association as companion; fellowship.
Printing. a group of compositors working under a foreman.

Origin of companionship

First recorded in 1540–50; companion1 + -ship
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British Dictionary definitions for companionship

companionship
/ (kəmˈpænjənˌʃɪp) /

noun

the relationship of friends or companions; fellowship
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