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comrade


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Comrade  \Com"rade\  (?  or  ?;  277),  n.  [Sp.  camarada  fr  L. 
  camara,  a  chamber;  hence  a  chamber-fellowship,  and  then  a 
  chamber-fellow:  cf  F.  camarade.  Cf  {Chamber}.] 
  A  mate,  companion,  or  associate. 
 
  And  turned  my  flying  comrades  to  the  charge.  --J. 
  Baillie. 
 
  I  abjure  all  roofs,  and  choose  .  .  .  To  be  a  comrade 
  with  the  wolf  and  owl.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  comrade 
  n  1:  a  person  who  is  frequently  in  the  company  of  another; 
  "drinking  companions";  "comrades  in  arms"  [syn:  {companion}, 
  {fellow},  {familiar},  {associate}] 
  2:  a  fellow  member  of  the  Communist  Party  [syn:  {Comrade}] 
  3:  used  as  a  term  of  address  for  those  male  persons  engaged  in 
  the  same  movement;  "Greetings,  comrade!"  [syn:  {brother}] 




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