- 1A person who works jointly on an activity or project; an associate: his collaborator on the bookMore example sentences
co-worker, fellow worker, associate, colleague, partner, co-partner, confederate, ally, teammate; assistant, helperBritish • informal oppoquisling, fraternizer, collaborationist, colluder, (enemy) sympathizer, conspirator; traitor, fifth columnist, renegade, betrayer, turncoat, defector, informer, double agent
- Instead many were executed by a select group of seven to ten workshop collaborators.
- Yet he prefers the company of women, many of whom have become his long-term collaborators.
- The sanctity of our collaborators rubs off on us.
- 2A person who cooperates traitorously with an enemy; a defector: he was a collaborator during the occupationMore example sentences
- Earlier this year, Palestinians elsewhere in the occupied territories meted out justice to a convicted Arab collaborator.
- The fascists had threatened to "try" him for being a collaborator with left-wing guerrillas.
- The French state was ordered to reimburse the Nazi collaborator with court costs amounting to 30,000 euros.