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noun as in fellow member of team

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Instead, he trusts the domino effect of his own influence, makes the simplest read, then watches his teammates leverage the advantage he created against a scrambling defense.

During the 1995-96 season, Abdul-Rauf, the Denver Nuggets’ leading scorer, refused to stand with his teammates for the pregame playing of the national anthem — saying the flag was a symbol of racism and oppression.

I think that when you’re teammates with somebody that you have a special relationship with, that bond brings you closer.

The next two closest marks are from Mitchell and his teammate Mike Conley, whose 78 combined handoffs have generated 88 points.

Remote work has blended personal life with the job — and employees expect their managers and teammates to be supportive of this new reality.

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He lets it roll and then pokes it between two defenders to a teammate, darting inside towards the top of the box.

One male student told me about a teammate in a fraternity who struggled with an eating disorder.

"In the little things, Jim can get on your nerves," says teammate Flanagan.

Once, seeing Palmer reading Dr. Zhivago, teammate Steve Stone said, "It must be about an elbow specialist."

“He was so quick, he could get around you before you got off your haunches,” says one former teammate.

Jack, of course, was on the lookout for the first sign of his teammate.

It was a clean home-run, Turner following his galloping teammate more leisurely, trotting across the plate with the winning run.

"El Hassan is turning out to be a hangover all right," Elmer Allen grunted, choosing to misinterpret his teammate's words.

His former teammate had been a good sport in all Ken's experience of playing with him.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to teammate, such as: colleague, partner, ally, and collaborator.

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