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(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
1788, (w), ''(w)'' Volume IV
- That enormous engine was flanked by two fellows almost of equal magnitude.
- Carried somehow, somewhither, for some reason, on these surging floods, were these travelers, of errand not wholly obvious to their fellows, yet of such sort as to call into query alike the nature of their errand and their own relations.
An equal in power, rank, character, etc.
(RQ:Shakespeare Julius Caesar)
One of a pair, or of two things used together or suited to each other; a mate.
(RQ:Pliny Holland Historie of the Worl)
- When they be but heifers of one year,(..)they are let goe to the fellow and breed.
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 5)
A person with common characteristics, being of the same kind, or in the same group.
1888, (w), ''Irish in Australia|The Irish in Australia''
- writing a history of my fellow-countrymen in Australasia
(RQ:Saki Reginald in Russia)
(quote-book)|chapter=7| title=The Mirror and the Lamp| passage=“A very welcome, kind, useful present, that means to the parish. By the way, Hopkins, let this go no further. We don't want the tale running round that a rich person has arrived. Churchill, my dear fellow, we have such greedy sharks, and wolves in lamb's clothing.(nb..)”
(senseid) A person; an individual, male or female.
(RQ:Dickens Great Expectations)
- She seemed to be a good sort of fellow.
1991, (w), ''Liar (novel)|The Liar'', p. 37:
- Adrian thought it worth while to try out his new slang. ‘say, you fellows, here's a go. Old Biffo was jolly odd this morning. He gave me a lot of pi-jaw about slacking and then invited me to tea. No rotting! He did really.’
''A rank or title in the professional world, usually given as "Fellow".''
In the English universities, a scholar who is appointed to a foundation called a fellowship, which gives a title to certain perquisites and privileges.
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.
A member of a literary or scientific society
''a Fellow of the Royal Society''
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.
1991, (w), ''Bran Nue Dae'', in Heiss & Minter, ''Macquarie PEN Anthology of Aboriginal Literature'', Allen & Unwin 2008, p. 137:
- This fella song all about the Aboriginal people, coloured people, black people longa Australia.