Synonyms for (noun) fellow

Synonyms: boyfriend, swain, young man, beau, fellow

Definition: a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman

Usage: if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked

Similar words: lover

Definition: a person who loves someone or is loved by someone


Similar words: man, adult male

Definition: an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)

Usage: there were two women and six men on the bus


Synonyms: chap, blighter, bloke, fella, feller, fellow, gent, lad, cuss

Definition: a boy or man

Usage: that chap is your host; there's a fellow at the door; he's a likable cuss; he's a good bloke

Similar words: male, male person

Definition: a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies


Synonyms: colleague, confrere, fellow

Definition: a person who is member of one's class or profession

Usage: the surgeon consulted his colleagues; he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers

Similar words: associate

Definition: a person who joins with others in some activity or endeavor

Usage: he had to consult his associate before continuing


Synonyms: companion, comrade, familiar, fellow, associate

Definition: a friend who is frequently in the company of another

Usage: drinking companions; comrades in arms

Similar words: friend

Definition: a person you know well and regard with affection and trust

Usage: he was my best friend at the university


Synonyms: fellow, buster, dude

Definition: an informal form of address for a man

Usage: Say, fellow, what are you doing?; Hey buster, what's up?

Similar words: man, adult male

Definition: an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)

Usage: there were two women and six men on the bus


Synonyms: fellow

Definition: a member of a learned society

Usage: he was elected a fellow of the American Physiological Association

Similar words: member, fellow member

Definition: one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization)

Usage: only members will be admitted; a member of the faculty; she was introduced to all the members of his family


Synonyms: mate, fellow

Definition: one of a pair

Usage: he lost the mate to his shoe; one eye was blue but its fellow was brown

Similar words: singleton

Definition: a single object (as distinguished from a pair)