Student Thesaurus

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Entry Word: associate
Function: noun
Text: 1 a person frequently seen in the company of another <after he took up skateboarding, Michael gained a whole new set of associates>
Synonyms cohort, companion, comrade, crony, fellow, hobnobber, mate
Related Words colleague, coworker, equal, peer, workmate; accomplice, affiliate, ally, collaborator, confederate, partner; buddy, chum, confidant, familiar, friend, hearty, intimate, pal; compatriot, countryman; classmate, housemate, messmate, playmate, roommate, schoolmate, shipmate, teammate; attendant, escort; hanger-on, leech, parasite
2 a fellow worker <my associates at the office> -- see COLLEAGUE