Definition of fellowship noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈfeləʊʃɪp//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfeloʊʃɪp//
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  1. 1[uncountable] (formal) a feeling of friendship between people who do things together or share an interest They offer students counselling and fellowship. See related entries: Friends
  2. 2[countable] an organized group of people who share an interest, aim or belief
  3. 3[countable] (especially British English) the position of being a senior member of a college or university
  4. 4[countable] an award of money to a graduate student to allow them to continue their studies or to do research
  5. 5[countable, uncountable] the state of being a member of an academic or professional organization to be elected to fellowship of the British Academy
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: fellowship