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Colleagues - synonyms or related words

colleague

noun

someone who works in the same organization or department as you

counterpart

noun

someone or something that has the same job or purpose as another person or thing, but in a different country, time, situation, or organization

associate

noun

someone you work with, especially in business

co-worker

noun

someone who works with you, especially someone with a similar position or status in an organization

someone’s opposite number

British

someone who has the same job or status as someone else in another organization or country

predecessor

noun

the person who had a job or official position before someone else

successor

noun

someone who has an important position after someone else. Someone who has the position before someone else is called their predecessor

superior

noun

someone who is senior to you in an organization or job. Your immediate superior holds the position directly above yours.

subordinate

noun

someone who has less power or authority than someone else

colleague

noun

someone in your organization who has the same status or level of responsibility as you

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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