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Classmate vs. Colleague — What's the Difference?

Classmate vs. Colleague — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Classmate and Colleague

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Classmate

A member of the same class at school.

Colleague

A fellow member of a profession, staff, or academic faculty; an associate.

Classmate

A student who is in the same class at school.
Danny and I have been classmates for five years, but I've never spoken to him outside of lessons.

Colleague

A fellow member of a profession, staff, academic faculty or other organization; an associate.

Classmate

A member of a different sort of class, such as locomotives etc.
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Colleague

To unite or associate with another or with others.
Young Fortinbras,/ Holding a weak supposal of our worth/...Colleagued with the dream of his advantage,/...hath not failed to pester us with message/ Importing the surrender of those lands/Lost by his father. - Hamlet (Act I, Scene 2)

Classmate

One who is in the same class with another, as at school or college.

Colleague

A partner or associate in some civil or ecclesiastical office or employment. It is never used of partners in trade or manufactures.

Classmate

An acquaintance that you go to school with

Colleague

To unite or associate with another or with others.

Colleague

An associate you work with

Colleague

A person who is member of your class or profession;
The surgeon consulted his colleagues
He sent e-mail to his fellow hackers

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