Definition of colleague:
fella, bloke, swain, relief, co-worker, coadjutor, connect, helper, blighter, abetter _or_ abettor, accessory, peer, henchman, fellow worker, follower, cuss, lad, participator, cohort, beau, chap, young man, junior, fellow, confederate, equivalent, equal, gent, same, superior, copartner, dude, collaborator, subordinate, coworker, confrere, affiliate, boyfriend, compeer, workfellow, study at associate, retainer, attendant, counterpart, coequal, feller, workmate, buster, opposite number.
- confederate (part of speech: noun)
- friend (part of speech: noun)
Sometimes I met him in the company of his colleague, the " big un," or " baby," as I learned he was familiarly called, a very tall man with enormous feet clad in boots that glistened like great mirrors, who rocked as he walked, like a ship.- "Walking-Stick Papers", Robert Cortes Holliday.
- "The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference", Emile Joseph Dillon.
- "Gone to Earth", Mary Webb.