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confederate

noun [C] uk   /kənˈfed.ər.ət/ us    /-ɚ-/ formal
someone you work together with in a secret, sometimes illegal, activity

confederate

adjective uk   /kənˈfed.ər.ət/ us    /-ɚ-/
united in or part of a confederacy: confederate states
Translations of “confederate”
in Spanish cómplice…
in French complice…
in German der Verbündete…
in Chinese (Traditional) 同黨, 共犯, 同夥…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同党, 共犯, 同伙…
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