Thesaurus > Related Words: familiar

  Words related to familiar

Related / Similar Words: familiar spirit, companion, comrade, fellow, associate, intimate

 

Definition:
  • a spirit (usually in animal form) that acts as an assistant to a witch or wizard;
  • a person who is frequently in the company of another; "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms";
  • a person attached to the household of a high official (as a pope or bishop) who renders service in return for support;
  • having mutual interests or affections; of established friendship; "on familiar terms"; "pretending she is on an intimate footing with those she slanders";
  • well known or easily recognized; "a familiar figure"; "familiar songs"; "familiar guests";
  • within normal everyday experience; common and ordinary; not strange; "familiar ordinary objects found in every home"; "a familiar everyday scene"; "a familiar excuse"; "a day like any other filled with familiar duties and experiences";

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    See Also: known

     

    Hyponyms: date, escort, playmate, playfellow, tovarich

     

    Attributes: familiarity

     

    Derivational Morphology: consort, associate, affiliate, assort, company, companion, accompany, keep company

     

     
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