Companying
Company Com"pa*ny, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Companied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Companying}.] To accompany or go with; to be companion to. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • companying — com·pa·ny || kÊŒmpÉ™nɪ n. corporation, firm; band, ensemble; basic military unit; people who are visitors in someone s house, guests, visitor (e.g.: I am having company for dinner tonight ); condition of being with another person or with… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Companied — Company Com pa*ny, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Companied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Companying}.] To accompany or go with; to be companion to. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Company — Com pa*ny, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Companied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Companying}.] To accompany or go with; to be companion to. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • company — companyless, adj. /kum peuh nee/, n., pl. companies, v., companied, companying. n. 1. a number of individuals assembled or associated together; group of people. 2. a guest or guests: We re having company for dinner. 3. an assemblage of persons… …   Universalium

  • company — noun (plural companies) 1》 a commercial business. 2》 the fact or condition of being with another or others.     ↘a person as a source of friendship and entertainment: she is excellent company.     ↘a visitor or visitors: I m expecting company. 3》 …   English new terms dictionary

  • company — /ˈkʌmpəni / (say kumpuhnee) noun (plural companies) 1. a number of individuals assembled or associated together; a group of people. 2. an assemblage of persons for social purposes. 3. companionship; fellowship; association. 4. a guest or guests.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • company — [kum′pə nē] n. pl. companies [ME & OFr compaignie < VL compania, lit., group sharing bread: see COMPANION1] 1. companionship; society [to enjoy another s company] 2. a group of people; specif., a) a group gathered for social purposes b) …   English World dictionary

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