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familiars

See definition of familiars on Dictionary.com
  • as inintimate
  • as inmate
  • as inconfidante
  • as inconfidant
  • as infriend

synonyms for familiars

  • confidant
  • confidante
  • associate
  • chum
  • companion
  • comrade
  • crony
  • familiar
  • family
  • lover
  • mate
  • pal
  • bosom buddy

antonyms for familiars

MOST RELEVANT
  • enemy
  • foe
  • opponent
  • stranger
  • enemy
  • foe
  • stranger
  • adversary
  • rival
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How to use familiars in a sentence

Two masked familiars sprang at him, one landing on his back, one clinging to his neck.
FAIR MARGARETH. RIDER HAGGARD
Some tribes call genuine totems by one name, but call animal familiars of an individual by another name.
THE SECRET OF THE TOTEMANDREW LANG
Flying over Ribble with their "familiars" was one of the ordinary feats of the gang, according to this youthful witch.
TRADITIONS, SUPERSTITIONS AND FOLK-LORECHARLES HARDWICK
They would chop their familiars on the cheek with it, and say, "This has lain hid under my bed-foot these ten years."
THE HISTORY OF THE REFORMATION OF RELIGION IN SCOTLANDJOHN KNOX
He was pleasantly conscious of being rather important under the glance of familiars.
BUNKER BEANHARRY LEON WILSON
The host of the Garter frequently addresses his familiars as "bully-rook."
NARCISSUSUNKNOWN
These are not totems, but "familiars," like the witch's cat or hare.
THE SECRET OF THE TOTEMANDREW LANG
The funeral fees, too, were secured before the estate was pounced upon by the familiars of the Inquisition.
MEXICO AND ITS RELIGIONROBERT A. WILSON
Within five minutes, the company had followed the law of such middle-aged groups of familiars, and separated by sexes.
THE READJUSTMENTWILL IRWIN
Crowds assembled from a distance, and it was reckoned that in the processions there were a thousand familiars and officials.
A HISTORY OF THE INQUISITION OF SPAIN; VOL. 4HENRY CHARLES LEA
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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