(noun, adjective, verb)


1. Having common characteristics; being of the same kind, or in the same group


1. a boy or man

- there's a fellow at the door

Similar word(s): blighter, bloke, chap, cuss, fella, feller, gent, lad

Definition categories: person, male

2. a friend who is frequently in the company of another

Similar word(s): associate, companion, comrade, familiar

Definition categories: person, friend

3. a person who is member of one's class or profession

- he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers

Similar word(s): colleague, confrere

Definition categories: person, associate

4. one of a pair

- one eye was blue but its fellow was brown

Similar word(s): mate

Definition categories: quantity, singleton

5. a member of a learned society

- he was elected a fellow of the American Physiological Association

Definition categories: person, member

6. an informal form of address for a man

- Say, fellow, what are you doing?

Similar word(s): buster, dude

Definition categories: person, man

7. a man who is the lover of a man or woman

Similar word(s): beau, boyfriend, swain

Definition categories: person, lover, man


1. To suit with; to pair with; to match.