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collabo

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Pronunciation: /kəˈlabəʊ
 
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Definition of collabo in English:

noun (plural collabos)

1(Chiefly in the context of the German occupation of France during the Second World War) a person who collaborates with an enemy; a collaborator: they meted out rough justice to collabos in areas freed of German control [as modifier]: confiscated collabo properties
[French, from collaborateur]
More example sentences
  • Klarsfeld said the trial would be a major opportunity to shed light on the role of French Nazi collaborators, or collabos.
  • The wrong man is in the dock and the trial is just a diversion to avoid facing up to the truth. What we want to see is the punishment of French 'collabos'.
  • Across France, some 20,000 women had their heads shaved, and around 7,500 collabos were summarily executed.
2 informal Something produced by two or more people working together, especially a piece of music; a collaboration: the trio won a Grammy for their hit collabo with the Gorillaz
[ 1990s: abbreviation of collaboration]
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  • What kind of bizarro pop collabo is this? Arcade Fire and Cyndi Lauper teamed up to play the '80s star's Girls Just Want To Have Fun at the New Orleans Jazz Fest.
  • On Tuesday night, Bieber posted a link on Twitter to a short video from Carey talking about her "festive collabo" and how thrilled she is about it.
  • The guys are busy doing collabos with some US artistes.

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