- the body of fellows in a college or university.
- the position or emoluments of a fellow of a college or university, or the sum of money he or she receives.
- a foundation for the maintenance of a fellow in a college or university.
verb (used with object), fel·low·shipped or fel·low·shiped, fel·low·ship·ping or fel·low·ship·ing.
verb (used without object), fel·low·shipped or fel·low·shiped, fel·low·ship·ping or fel·low·ship·ing.
- fellow traveller,
- fellow-servant rule,
- felo de se,
Origin of fellowship
Examples from the Web for fellowship
Jason Berry received a 1992 Alicia Patterson Fellowship for his coverage of demagogues in Louisiana.
This stealthy network is known as The Family or The Fellowship.The $1-Billion-a-Year Right-Wing Conspiracy You Haven’t Heard Of|Jay Michaelson|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Disclosure: Five years ago, the author received a 10-week Koch Summer Fellowship.
If one of the nine members of the Fellowship can go, then any of them can, except probably Frodo.Life After Deaths: Sean Bean on 'Game of Thrones' Paternity and 'Legends'|Jason Lynch|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is no questioning their fellowship and effort to dispel misplaced preconceptions.A Report From the Misunderstood Gathering of the Juggalos|Steve Miller|July 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had edited the Alcestis, and married his laundress; lost money by his edition, and his fellowship by his match.Vivian Grey|Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
A girl bugler sounded taps and the lights went out, leaving tired and happy youth to the fellowship of dreams.Blacksheep! Blacksheep!|Meredith Nicholson
That word, ‘the fellowship of His passions,’ hath a long tether.Joyce Morrell's Harvest|Emily Sarah Holt
They were His people, and He could not permit them to have fellowship with demons.Notes on the Book of Deuteronomy, Volume II|Charles Henry Mackintosh
Then Sir Tristram and Kehydius took their horses and departed from their fellowship.Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II)|Thomas Malory
- mutual trust and charitableness between Christians
- a Church or religious association
- a financed research post providing study facilities, privileges, etc, often in return for teaching services
- a foundation endowed to support a postgraduate research student
- an honorary title carrying certain privileges awarded to a postgraduate student
To fellowship with is to hold communion with; to unite with in doctrine and discipline. This barbarism now appears with disgusting frequency in the reports of ecclesiastical conventions, and in the religious newspapers generally. [Bartlett, "Dictionary of Americanisms," 1848]