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colleague
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

4 uses
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Definition
fellow worker — especially in a respected profession such as teaching, medicine, or law
  • This is my friend and colleague, Dr. Watson, who is occasionally good enough to help me in my cases.
    Adventure I — A Scandal in Bohemia (25% in)
  • "I am afraid that my colleague has been a little quick in forming his conclusions," he said.
    Adventure IV — The Boscombe Valley Mystery (40% in)
  • Mrs. St. Clair has most kindly put two rooms at my disposal, and you may rest assured that she will have nothing but a welcome for my friend and colleague.
    Adventure VI — The Man with the Twisted Lip (54% in)
  • This is my friend and colleague, Dr. Watson.
    Adventure X — The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor (30% in)

There are no more uses of "colleague" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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