Definitions

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  • n. a person who collaborates

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An associate in labor, especially in literary or scientific labor.
  • n. one who willingly cooperates with an enemy, especially an enemy nation occupying one's own country.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An associate in labor, especially in literary or scientific work.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an associate in an activity or endeavor or sphere of common interest
  • n. someone who assists in a plot
  • n. someone who collaborates with an enemy occupying force

Etymologies

From French collaborateur. (Wiktionary)

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  • Collaborators will be shot.

    December 8, 2008