[kom-rad-lee, -rid-]
of, like, or befitting a comrade: a comradely pat on the shoulder.

1875–80; comrade + -ly

comradeliness, noun Unabridged
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comrade (ˈkɒmreɪd, -rɪd)
1.  an associate or companion
2.  a fellow member of a political party, esp a fellow Communist or socialist
[C16: from French camarade, from Spanish camarada group of soldiers sharing a billet, from cámara room, from Latin; see camera, chamber]

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Example sentences
His frown vanished and his mouth twisted into a modest but comradely grin.
They suppressed their frowns and merely gave me comradely rebukes.
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