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workmate Line breaks: work|mate
Pronunciation: /ˈwəːkmeɪt/

Definition of workmate in English:

noun

chiefly British
A person with whom one works.
Example sentences
  • Your victim could be the workmate with whom you shared a sandwich from your lunchbox.
  • And she said they were all glad they had gone ahead - cheered on by friends, family and workmates.
  • Her true identity is a secret from her new friends and workmates.

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