comradely
comradely comradely adj. like a comrade; heartily friendly and congenial.

Syn: hail-fellow, hail-fellow-well-met. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • comradely — [[t]kɒ̱mreɪdli, AM ræd [/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n If you do something in a comradely way, you are being pleasant and friendly to other people. [FORMAL] They worked in comradely silence. Syn: friendly …   English dictionary

  • comradely — comradeliness, n. /kom rad lee, rid /, adj. of, like, or befitting a comrade: a comradely pat on the shoulder. [1875 80; COMRADE + LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • comradely — com•rade•ly [[t]ˈcɒm ræd li, rɪd [/t]] adj. cvb of, like, or befitting a comrade: comradely support[/ex] • Etymology: 1875–80 com′rade•li•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

  • comradely — comrade ► NOUN 1) (among men) a companion who shares one s activities or is a fellow member of an organization. 2) (also comrade in arms) a fellow soldier. 3) a fellow socialist or communist. DERIVATIVES comradely adjective comradeship noun …   English terms dictionary

  • comradely — adjective see comrade …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • comradely — adverb In the manner of a comrade …   Wiktionary

  • comradely — com·rade·ly || kÉ‘mrædlɪ / kÉ’mrɪdlɪ adv. in a friendly way, sociably, amicably, brotherly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • comradely — com·rade·ly …   English syllables

  • comradely — adjective heartily friendly and congenial • Syn: ↑hail fellow, ↑hail fellow well met • Similar to: ↑friendly • Derivationally related forms: ↑comrade, ↑comradeliness …   Useful english dictionary

  • hail-fellow — adjective heartily friendly and congenial • Syn: ↑comradely, ↑hail fellow well met • Similar to: ↑friendly • Derivationally related forms: ↑comrade (for: ↑co …   Useful english dictionary

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