a number of persons forming one of the sides in a game or contest:
a football team.
a number of persons associated in some joint action:
a team of advisers.
two or more horses, oxen, or other animals harnessed together to draw a vehicle, plow, or the like.
one or more draft animals together with the harness and vehicle drawn.
a family of young animals, especially ducks or pigs.
Obsolete. offspring or progeny; lineage or stock.
verb (used with object)
to join together in a team.
Chiefly Northern U.S. Older Use. to convey or transport by means of a team; haul.
verb (used without object)
to drive a team.
to gather or join in a team, a band, or a cooperative effort (usually followed by up, together, etc.).
of, relating to, or performed by a team:
a team sport; team effort.
noun (sometimes functioning as pl)
a group of people organized to work together
a group of players forming one of the sides in a sporting contest
two or more animals working together to pull a vehicle or agricultural implement
such animals and the vehicle: the coachman riding his team
(dialect) a flock, herd, or brood
when intr, often foll by up. to make or cause to make a team: he teamed George with Robert
(transitive) (US & Canadian) to drag or transport in or by a team
(intransitive) (US & Canadian) to drive a team
noun 1. a perforated, spoonlike object used as a tea strainer and having a hinged, convex lid. noun 1. a device with perforations used to infuse tea in a cup of boiling water Also called (esp Brit) infuser, tea egg
- Tea melon
noun a small cucumber-shaped fruit, often preserved; also called Chinese cucumber , Chinese melon , sweet cucumber Usage Note cooking
noun 1. a teamster. noun 1. a number of persons forming one of the sides in a game or contest: a football team. 2. a number of persons associated in some joint action: a team of advisers. 3. two or more horses, oxen, or other animals harnessed together to draw a vehicle, plow, or the […]
noun, Basketball. 1. one of a number of personal fouls committed within a specified period that do not exceed the allowable limit after which the opposing team begins to receive bonus free throws.