teamwork etymology

English word teamwork comes from English work, English team

Detailed word origin of teamwork

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
work English (eng) (countable) A fortification.. (countable) A literary, artistic, or intellectual production.. (heading) Product; the result of effort.. (heading, uncountable) Effort.. (heading, uncountable) Employment.. (mining) Ore before it is dressed.. (physics) A measure of energy expended in moving an object; most commonly, force times distance. No work is done if the object does not move.. (physics, [...]
team English (eng) (intransitive) To form a group, as for sports or work.. (intransitive, by extension) To go together well; to harmonize.. (transitive) To convey or haul with a team. (UK, legal, obsolete) A royalty or privilege granted by royal charter to a lord of a manor, of having, keeping, and judging in his court, his bondmen, neifes, and villains, and their offspring, or suit, that is, goods and [...]
teamwork English (eng) The cooperative effort of a team of people to achieve a common goal.

Words with the same origin as teamwork

Descendants of work
inwrought weisure