Definition of coworker in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkōˌwərkər/


1A person with whom one works, typically someone in a similar role or at a similar level within an organization: her strong work ethic and high standards have garnered respect and support from coworkers and employees alike
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  • It's always fun to play some tricks on fellow friends, co-workers, and family members.
  • Until the day he was injured, he says he was welcomed on the job by his co-workers and his company.
  • She will also be sadly missed by all her cousins, aunts, uncles and many dear friends and co-workers.
1.1A person engaged in the practice of coworking: the offices offer a home to about 550 coworkers
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  • Their platform offers coworkers the chance to book a variety of private meeting rooms adjacent to the free coworking spaces for a fee.
  • Coworking spaces host a myriad of events for their coworkers.
  • The greatest deterrent for companies considering the coworking route may be coworkers themselves.

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Syllabification: co·work·er

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