What does the word coadjutor mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A coworker or colleague.

  • Part of speech: feminine noun

  • Coadjutress, coadjutrix.

Usage examples for coadjutor

  1. He has lately taken a coadjutor worthy of himself, being another stray sheep that has returned to the village fold. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving
  2. " We will touch his pride, sir, since you think him a man of spirit," said the veteran, to his faithful coadjutor: " Give him a weather- gun, and show him another of his Master's ensigns." – The Red Rover by James Fenimore Cooper
  3. It is shared by my able and dauntless young coadjutor, before whom I can see a future so brilliant that you need smoked glasses to look at it very long at a time. – The Boss of Little Arcady by Harry Leon Wilson