Meaning of “team player” in the English Dictionary

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"team player" in American English

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team playernoun [ C ], noun [ C ], noun [ C ]

us /ˈtim ˌpleɪ·ər/

a member of a group who tries to do what is good for the group rather than what is good for just himself or herself

(Definition of “team player” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"team player" in Business English

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team playernoun [ C ]

uk us HR, WORKPLACE

someone who works well as a member of a team:

He's a brilliant analyst, but not really a team player.
You need to learn to become a team player without losing your individuality.

(Definition of “team player” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)