collaborate vs. cooperate – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
Spelling Book

Confusing Words

VS.

Collaborate

Definition:

work together on a common enterprise or project or give help to an enemy

Examples:

he collaborated with the Nazis when they occupied Paris

VS.

Cooperate

Definition:

work together with another person or company or to do what someone asks you to do

Examples:

they cooperated with each other and the outcome was splendid

Back to Confusing words index