Definition of 'comrade'
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Meanwhile, their old comrades are still chopping off heads, burning people alive and pushing them off buildings. The Sun (2016)A few made it back into the jungle, but one man suddenly left safety to run back and try to lift a wounded comrade. Times, Sunday Times (2017)A FORMER soldier who had a comrade die in his arms killed himself. The Sun (2016)But he stopped short of demanding the revolutionary overthrow of his old comrade. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Two of their comrades have died in the battle for control of the road. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Some fellow soldiers say comrades died during efforts to find him. The Sun (2014)The roll call of lost comrades is about to begin. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He had many comrades buried in that cemetery. The Sun (2012)Pilots and ground crew had proudly donned the bands to show support for wounded comrades. The Sun (2008)Like many former comrades he proved a surprisingly skilled businessman and set up an investment company. Times, Sunday Times (2006)To lose friends and comrades and keep strong. The Sun (2010)This is made more poignant by the fact that some of their comrades had died. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Just enjoy the company of your joyful fellow comrades! Times, Sunday Times (2013)At the time he was criticised by many comrades. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His two badly wounded comrades lay helpless in the bottom of the trench. Times, Sunday Times (2010)His argument is strongly contested by many former comrades. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Some lost good friends and valued comrades. The Sun (2010)They fought for this country and many of their young comrades died by their side. The Sun (2015)He managed to withdraw without leaving behind a wounded comrade. The Sun (2008)He takes care of his comrades and friends. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Gurkhas were reduced to handing back their medals in protest at the unfair treatment of their fellow comrades. The Sun (2008)Some old comrades had drink problems. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The reason he has been prepared to talk about his experiences for the past few years is to honour his former comrades. The Sun (2006)Save talk of that for your schools and your clubs and your old comrades' dinners. BomberHe reserved his deepest feelings for the many comrades he lost, and those they left behind. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He was an old comrade of many of them, but he had to go. THE GUARDSMEN (2004)Not only would he be a prize target for insurgents but his presence would put his comrades' lives in jeopardy. The Sun (2007)
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Translations for 'comrade'
British English: comrade NOUN
Your comrades are your friends, especially friends that you share a difficult or dangerous situation with.
Unlike so many of his comrades, he survived the war.
Definition of comrade from the Collins English Dictionary
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