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American English: /ˈkɑliɡ/
British English: /ˈkɒliːɡ/

Translation of colleague in Spanish:


  • compañero, (-ra) (masculine, feminine) (de trabajo)
    one of his medical/legal colleagues
    un colega or compañero suyo médico/abogado
    Example sentences
    • Spent part of today writing a couple of spoof company memos for a select group of colleagues.
    • I have a dear friend who is being unfairly targeted by colleagues he used to be in business with.
    • The trip will only go ahead if Salmond and his amateur colleagues can negotiate time off work.

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