Definition of team verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

team

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//tiːm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tiːm//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they team
BrE BrE//tiːm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tiːm//
 
he / she / it teams
BrE BrE//tiːmz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tiːmz//
 
past simple teamed
BrE BrE//tiːmd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tiːmd//
 
past participle teamed
BrE BrE//tiːmd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tiːmd//
 
-ing form teaming
BrE BrE//ˈtiːmɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtiːmɪŋ//
 
 
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[usually passive] team somebody/something (with somebody/something) to put two or more things or people together in order to do something or to achieve a particular effect This production of ‘Macbeth’ teams two of our finest actors. He was teamed with his brother in the doubles. Word Origin Old English tēam ‘team of draught animals’, of Germanic origin; related to German Zaum ‘bridle’, also tow, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin ducere ‘to lead’. Phrasal Verbsteam up (with somebody)team somebody up
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