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Bloke vs. Fellow

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Blokenoun

(Australia) An exemplar of a certain masculine, independent male archetype.

Fellownoun

(obsolete) A colleague or partner.

Blokenoun

A man who behaves in a particularly laddish or overtly heterosexual manner.

Fellownoun

(archaic) A companion; a comrade.

Blokenoun

A fellow, a man; especially an ordinary man, a man on the street.

Fellownoun

A man without good breeding or worth; an ignoble or mean man.

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Blokenoun

(A lower deck term for) the captain or executive officer of a warship, especially one regarded as tough on discipline and punishment.

Fellownoun

An equal in power, rank, character, etc.

Blokenoun

An anglophone (English-speaking) man.

Fellownoun

One of a pair, or of two things used together or suited to each other; a mate.

Blokenoun

a man who is (usually) old and/or eccentric

Fellownoun

(colloquial) A male person; a man.

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Bloke

Bloke is a slang term for a common man in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. The earliest known usage is from the early 19th century, when it was recorded as a London slang term.

Fellownoun

(rare) A person; an individual, male or female.

Fellownoun

(heading) A rank or title in the professional world, usually given as "Fellow".

Fellownoun

In the English universities, a scholar who is appointed to a foundation called a fellowship, which gives a title to certain perquisites and privileges.

Fellownoun

In an American college or university, a member of the corporation which manages its business interests; also, a graduate appointed to a fellowship, who receives the income of the foundation.

Fellownoun

A member of a literary or scientific society

‘a Fellow of the Royal Society’;

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Fellownoun

The most senior rank or title one can achieve on a technical career in certain companies (though some Fellows also hold business titles such as Vice President or Chief Technology Officer). This is typically found in large corporations in research and development-intensive industries (IBM or Sun Microsystems in information technology, and Boston Scientific in Medical Devices for example). They appoint a small number of senior scientists and engineers as Fellows.

Fellownoun

In the US and Canada, a physician who is undergoing a supervised, sub-specialty medical training (fellowship) after completing a specialty training program (residency).

Fellowadjective

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

‘Roger and his fellow workers are to go on strike.’;

Fellowverb

To suit with; to pair with; to match.

Fellownoun

A companion; a comrade; an associate; a partner; a sharer.

‘The fellows of his crime.’; ‘We are fellows still,Serving alike in sorrow.’; ‘That enormous engine was flanked by two fellows almost of equal magnitude.’;

Fellownoun

A man without good breeding or worth; an ignoble or mean man.

‘Worth makes the man, and want of it, the fellow.’;

Fellownoun

An equal in power, rank, character, etc.

‘It is impossible that ever RomeShould breed thy fellow.’;

Fellownoun

One of a pair, or of two things used together or suited to each other; a mate; the male.

‘When they be but heifers of one year, . . . they are let go to the fellow and breed.’; ‘This was my glove; here is the fellow of it.’;

Fellownoun

A person; an individual.

‘She seemed to be a good sort of fellow.’;

Fellownoun

In the English universities, a scholar who is appointed to a foundation called a fellowship, which gives a title to certain perquisites and privileges.

Fellownoun

In an American college or university, a member of the corporation which manages its business interests; also, a graduate appointed to a fellowship, who receives the income of the foundation.

Fellownoun

A member of a literary or scientific society; as, a Fellow of the Royal Society.

‘Were the great duke himself here, and would lift upMy head to fellow pomp amongst his nobles.’;

Fellowverb

To suit with; to pair with; to match.

Fellownoun

a boy or man;

‘that chap is your host’; ‘there's a fellow at the door’; ‘he's a likable cuss’;

Fellownoun

a person who is frequently in the company of another;

‘drinking companions’; ‘comrades in arms’;

Fellownoun

a person who is member of your class or profession;

‘the surgeon consulted his colleagues’; ‘he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers’;

Fellownoun

an informal form of address for a man;

‘Say, fellow, what are you doing?’; ‘Hey buster, what's up?’;

Fellownoun

a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman;

‘if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked’;

Fellow

A fellow is a broad concept whose exact meaning depends on context. In learned or professional societies, it refers to a privileged member who is specially elected in recognition of their work and achievements.

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