Camaraderie definition

kämə-rädə-rē, kämrädə-rē
Loyalty and warm, friendly feeling among comrades; comradeship.
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Goodwill and lighthearted rapport between or among friends; comradeship.
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The definition of camaraderie is the loyalty and warm, friendly feelings that friends have for each other.

An example of camaraderie is a group of women getting together to knit and talk on a weekly basis.

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Close friendship in a group of friends or teammates.
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A spirit of familiarity and closeness.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
camaraderie
Plural:
camaraderies

Origin of camaraderie

  • French from camarade comrade from Old French roommate comrade

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from French, from Spanish camarada, from cámara (“bedroom”), from Latin camara, camera (“a chamber”); see chamber. Literally “one with whom one shares one's bedroom”. Compare comrade.

    From Wiktionary