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Meaning of “collaborator” in the English Dictionary

"collaborator" in British English

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collaboratornoun [C]

uk   /kəˈlæb.ə.reɪ.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
  • collaborator noun [C] (ENEMY SUPPORTER)

disapproving a ​person who ​works with an ​enemy who has taken ​control of ​theircountry: wartime collaborators a ​Nazi collaborator
(Definition of collaborator from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"collaborator" in Business English

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collaboratornoun [C]

uk   /kəˈlæbəreɪtər/  us   /-ṱɚ/
a ​person who ​works together with others for a ​specialpurpose: Even an ​expert can ​benefit from a collaborator to ​helpeliminate mistakes.
(Definition of collaborator from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “collaborator”
in Chinese (Simplified) 敌方的支持者, 通敌分子,卖国贼…
in Chinese (Traditional) 敵方的支持者, 通敵分子,賣國賊…
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