verb (used without object), col·lab·o·rat·ed, col·lab·o·rat·ing.
- coll' arco,
Origin of collaborate
Examples from the Web for collaborators
What if there were a legal dispute between the foreign investor and his or her Egyptian partners or collaborators?
The two instantly hit it off as both friends and collaborators.
Ivan Raimi and Scott Spiegel, who were collaborators with Sam, lived there.Frances McDormand on 'Olive Kitteridge,' Dropping LSD, and Her Beef With FX's 'Fargo'|Marlow Stern|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He cast himself, he cast lovers, ex-lovers, friends, collaborators, and his films became famous for their bantering specificity.
In recently completed research, we and our collaborators examined all American executions from 1890-2010.Lethal Injection Leads to the Most Botched Executions|Austin Sarat, Robert Henry Weaver, Heather Richard|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He will look for collaborators among those who know the printing trade, and who approve the idea of his new work.The Conquest of Bread|Peter Kropotkin
In choosing his collaborators his principle was never to select nobles or ecclesiastics, but persons of inferior birth.
On the contrary, "the true pastors of souls, the collaborators in the holy ministry, scarcely obtain a subsistence."The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 1 (of 6)|Hippolyte A. Taine
In one brief shift, by dint of heaving their backs, the two collaborators extricate the body from the tangle.The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles|Jean Henri Fabre
The collaborators met at Werdet's house to discuss and compare notes.Balzac|Frederick Lawton
Word Origin for collaborate
1871, back-formation from collaborator. Given a bad sense in World War II. Related: Collaborated; collaborating.