[kom-rad-lee, -rid-]


of, like, or befitting a comrade: a comradely pat on the shoulder.

Origin of comradely

First recorded in 1875–80; comrade + -ly
Related formscom·rade·li·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of comradely

  • And then the impulsive Phyllis put a comradely arm about her shoulder.

    The Dragon's Secret

    Augusta Huiell Seaman

  • But the instant he recovers, the duke seizes him in comradely embrace.

    Life on a Mediaeval Barony

    William Stearns Davis

  • Even outside her little corner they greeted her with a comradely smile.

    The Crimson Thread

    Roy J. Snell

  • They were escorted to the steamers, and the workers saw them off with a comradely "Hurrah!"

    Pelle the Conqueror, Complete

    Martin Anderson Nexo

  • For at least five days Brinnaria kept up her effort to be comradely with Meffia.

    The Unwilling Vestal

    Edward Lucas White