team - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
noun [countable] 

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/tiːm/
singularteam
pluralteams
  1. 1
    a group of people who play a sport or a game against another group: can be followed by a singular or plural verb
    play for a team:

    He’d like to play for the school’s rugby team.

    be in a team:

    Are you in the hockey team this year?

    1. a.
      [only before noun] of a team
    2. b.
      a group of people who work together: can be followed by a singular or plural verb
      team of:

      a team of legal experts

  2. 2
    two or more animals that pull a vehicle or a piece of farm equipment: can be followed by a singular or plural verb