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colleague
used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

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fellow worker — especially in a respected profession such as teaching, medicine, or law
  • Now follows, that you know, young Fortinbras, Holding a weak supposal of our worth, Or thinking by our late dear brother's death Our state to be disjoint and out of frame, Colleagued with this dream of his advantage, He hath not fail'd to pester us with message, Importing the surrender of those lands Lost by his father, with all bonds of law, To our most valiant brother.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — Elsinore (a room of state in the castle) (9% in)

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