Definitions

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  • adj. Fellowlike.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Fellowlike.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Fellow-like.

Etymologies

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From Middle English felawlich, feleyly, equivalent to fellow +‎ -ly.

Examples

  • [453-14] _Fall fellowly drops_ means _shed tears in sympathy_.

    Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 8

  • Why not be fellowly with our carnal neighbors, if we take occasion to do so that we may drop and be distilling some good doctrine upon their souls?

    The Riches of Bunyan

  • Stubbs also speaks of it as a "bloody and murthering practice, rather than a fellowly sport or pastime."

    Old English Sports

  • 2020: Fall fellowly drops: The charme dissolues apace,

    The Tempest (1623 First Folio Edition)

  • All they, be they what boasted ones you please, who, to the yearning of our kind after a founded rule of content, offer aught not in the spirit of fellowly gladness based on due confidence in what is above, away with them for poor dupes, or still poorer impostors. "

    The Confidence-Man

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