Usage examples for colleagues

  1. W. was quite sorry to say good- bye to some of his colleagues – My First Years As A Frenchwoman, 1876-1879 by Mary King Waddington
  2. In the height of his displeasure Bonaparte issued a decree, by which he bestowed a scarf of honour on Letourneur, the mayor, and dismissed his colleagues from office as cowards unworthy of trust. – Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, v7 by Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
  3. A Dominican Bishop delighted the Pope by getting up an infallibilist address among his episcopal colleagues – Letters From Rome on the Council by Johann Joseph Ignaz von Döllinger