collaborate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From collaborator, from French collaborateur, from Latin collaborare. Displaced native Old English efnwyrċan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kəˈlabəɹeɪt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: col‧lab‧or‧ate

Verb[edit]

collaborate (third-person singular simple present collaborates, present participle collaborating, simple past and past participle collaborated)

  1. To work together with others to achieve a common goal.
    Let's collaborate on this project, and get it finished faster.
    Wikipedia is a website where anyone can collaborate.
  2. To voluntarily cooperate treasonably, as with an enemy occupation force in one's country.
    If you collaborate with the occupying forces, you will be shot.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

collaborate

  1. inflection of collaborare:
    1. second-person plural present indicative
    2. second-person plural imperative

Etymology 2[edit]

Participle[edit]

collaborate f pl

  1. feminine plural of collaborato

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

collabōrāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of collabōrō