what is difference between Collaborate and Corroborate
From collaborator, from French collaborateur, from Latin collaborare.
- IPA(key): /kəˈlabəɹeɪt/
- Hyphenation: col‧lab‧or‧ate
collaborate (third-person singular simple present collaborates, present participle collaborating, simple past and past participle collaborated)
- To work together with others to achieve a common goal.
- Let’s collaborate on this project, and get it finished faster.
- To voluntarily cooperate treasonably, as with an enemy occupation force in one’s country.
- If you collaborate with the occupying forces, you will be shot.
- “collaborate”, in The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition, Boston, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin, 2000, →ISBN
- “collaborate” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, Dictionary.com, LLC, 1995–present.
- “collaborate” in the Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary (Beta Version), K Dictionaries limited, 2000-2006.
- “collaborate” in WordNet 2.0, Princeton University, 2003.
- second-person plural present indicative of collaborare
- second-person plural imperative of collaborare
- feminine plural of the past participle of collaborare
- second-person plural present active imperative of collabōrō
From Latin corrōborātus (“strengthened”), perfect passive participle of corrōborō (“I support, corroborate”), from com- (“together”) + rōborō (“I strengthen”), from rōbur (“strength”).
- (UK) IPA(key): /kəˈɹɒbəɹeɪ̯t/
- (US) IPA(key): /kəˈɹɑbəɹeɪ̯t/
corroborate (third-person singular simple present corroborates, present participle corroborating, simple past and past participle corroborated)
- (transitive) To confirm or support something with additional evidence; to attest or vouch for.
- I. Taylor
- The concurrence of all corroborates the same truth.
- I. Taylor
- (transitive) To make strong; to strengthen.
- I. Watts
- As any limb well and duly exercised, grows stronger, the nerves of the body are corroborated thereby.
- I. Watts
- corroborate in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- corroborate in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
- corroborate at OneLook Dictionary Search
- second-person plural present indicative of corroborare
- second-person plural imperative of corroborare
- feminine plural of corroborato
- second-person plural present active imperative of corrōborō