Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One engaged in the same work with another; a companion in work.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One engaged in the same work with another; a companion in work.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One engaged in the same work with another.

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

  • n. an associate that one works with

Etymologies

work +‎ fellow (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • ¶ Timothy Acts 16.1 my workfellow, and Lucius, and Jason, and Sosip'ater, my kinsmen, salute you.

    Romans 16.

  • Julia, from her early girlhood, had interested herself deeply in all that concerned the blind, and had become more and more the Doctor's companion and workfellow at the Perkins Institution, where much of his time was necessarily spent.

    Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910

  • On his return from dumping the next load, Newton seemed, in a superior way, quite amiably disposed toward his workfellow -- rather the habitual thing in the neighborhood.

    The Brown Mouse

  • My impression is that it was written before _Demos_, but was longer in finding a publisher; it had to wait until the way was prepared by its coarser and more vigorous workfellow.

    The House of Cobwebs and Other Stories

  • 45: 016: 021 Timotheus my workfellow, and Lucius, and Jason, and Sosipater, my kinsmen, salute you.

    The Bible, King James version, Book 45: Romans

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