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Colleagues - thesaurus

Synonyms

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

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collaborator

noun

someone you work with in order to produce something

colleague

noun

someone from a different organization or department who you work or deal with

colleague

noun

someone who does the same job as you in a different organization, department, or place

confederate

noun

someone who works with you to achieve something, often something secret or illegal

junior

noun

someone who has less responsibility or experience in their work than another person

mate

noun

a junior worker who works with someone who is more experienced

relief

noun

a person or group that replaces another person or group that is away from their job or has finished a period of duty

stablemate

noun

mainly journalism a member of a group of people such as artists or sports players whose careers are managed by the same person or company

workmate

noun

Britishinformal someone that you work with

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