oddfellow

Odd Fellow

noun
a member of a social and benevolent society that originated in England in the 18th century.
Also, Oddfellow.


Origin:
1785–95

Oddfellowship, noun
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Oddfellow (ˈɒdˌfɛləʊ)
 
n
a member of the Independent Order of Oddfellows, a secret benevolent and fraternal association founded in England in the 18th century

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