compeer

[ kuh m-peer, kom-peer ]SEE DEFINITION OF compeer

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COMPEER

And take it by and large, it was without a compeer among swindles.

One's compeer is the equal with himself in rank, age, prowess, etc.

But he knew nothing of his compeer, only they had been down to the river together.

He had taken a liking for Paul,—the liking of a brave soldier for a compeer.

In what particulars does the English speculator differ from his French compeer?

In all of this Madam Urso may be said to be a man, or the equal and compeer of man.

It is no more like its Parisian compeer than it is like the Pyramids of Egypt.

Like his English compeer, Wolsey, Richelieu's ardour for building knew no restraint.

I buy and sell for my own advantage, which proves in the nature of things to be for the equal advantage of my compeer.

The German woman, quoted by Mr. Bryce, found her American compeer furchtbar frei, but she had at once to add und furchtbar fromm.

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