HyperDic: companion

English > 4 senses of the word companion:
NOUNperson companion, comrade, fellow, familiar, associatea friend who is frequently in the company of another
person companion, fellow traveler, fellow travellera traveler who accompanies you
person companionone paid to accompany or assist or live with another
VERBstativecompanion, company, accompany, keep companybe a companion / companion / companion to somebody
companion > pronunciation
Soundskahmpae'nyahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > companion: 4 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA friend who is frequently in the company of another.
Example"drinking companions"
Synonymscomrade, fellow, familiar, associate
Narrowerdate, escortA participant in a date
playmate, playfellowA companion at play
tovarich, tovarischA comrade (especially in Russian communism)
BroaderfriendA person you know well and regard with affection and trust
Spanishacompañante, amigo, camarada, compañera, compañero
Catalanacompanyant, camarada, companya, company
Nounscompanionshipthe state of being with someone
Verbscompanionbe a companion / companion / companion to somebody
English > companion: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA traveler who accompanies you.
Synonymsfellow traveler, fellow traveller
Broadertraveler, travellerA person who changes location
Spanishcompañero de viaje
Catalancompany de viatge
Nounscompanionshipthe state of being with someone
Verbscompanionbe a companion / companion / companion to somebody
English > companion: 4 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningOne paid to accompany or assist or live with another.
Broaderattendant, attender, tendersomeone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
Spanishacompañante, persona de compañía
Catalanpersona de companyia
Verbscompanionbe a companion / companion / companion to somebody
English > companion: 4 senses > verb 1, stative
MeaningBe a companion / companion / companion to somebody.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Synonymscompany, accompany, keep company
Broaderconsort, associate, affiliate, assortkeep company with
Spanishacompañar
Catalanacompanyar
Nounscompaniona friend who is frequently in the company of another
companionone paid to accompany or assist or live with another
companiona traveler who accompanies you

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