chumminess
noun see chummy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • chumminess — See chummily. * * * …   Universalium

  • chumminess — noun the state of being chummy Syn: folksiness …   Wiktionary

  • chumminess — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being friends: closeness, companionship, comradeship, familiarity, fellowship, friendship, intimacy. See LOVE …   English dictionary for students

  • chumminess — n. close friendship, intimate companionship …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chumminess — chum·mi·ness …   English syllables

  • chumminess — noun the quality of affording easy familiarity and sociability • Syn: ↑camaraderie, ↑comradeliness, ↑comradery, ↑comradeship • Derivationally related forms: ↑comrade (for: ↑comradeship), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • friendship — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The state of being friends] Syn. association, companionship, alliance, confraternity, amity, concord, harmony, camaraderie, fellowship, comradeship, fraternization, attachment, bond, closeness, brotherhood, sisterhood,… …   English dictionary for students

  • intimacy — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. closeness, familiarity, confidence; see affection 1 , familiarity 2 , friendship 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. closeness, fellowship, communion, friendship, understanding, acquaintance, confidentiality, sharing,… …   English dictionary for students

  • chummy — adjective 1. (used colloquially) having the relationship of friends or pals • Syn: ↑matey, ↑pally, ↑palsy walsy • Similar to: ↑friendly • Derivationally related forms: ↑mate ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • comradeliness — noun the quality of affording easy familiarity and sociability • Syn: ↑chumminess, ↑camaraderie, ↑comradery, ↑comradeship • Derivationally related forms: ↑comrade (for: ↑comradeship), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”