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Definition 1: a friend who is frequently in the company of another - [noun denoting person]

Samples where companion or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • drinking companions
  • comrades in arms

Synonyms for companion in the sense of this definition

(companion is a kind of ...) a person you know well and regard with affection and trust

"he was my best friend at the university"

(... is a kind of companion ) a participant in a date

"his date never stopped talking"

(... is a kind of companion ) a companion at play

(... is a kind of companion ) a comrade (especially in Russian communism)

Definition 2: one paid to accompany or assist or live with another - [noun denoting person]

(companion is a kind of ...) someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another

Definition 3: a traveler who accompanies you - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for companion in the sense of this definition

(companion is a kind of ...) a person who changes location

Definition 4: be a companion to somebody - [verb of stative]

Synonyms for companion in the sense of this definition

(companion is a kind of ...) keep company with; hang out with

"He associates with strange people" "She affiliates with her colleagues"

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