bandmate

noun
band·​mate | \ ˈban(d)-ˌmāt How to pronounce bandmate (audio) \

Definition of bandmate

: a fellow member of a band

Examples of bandmate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Duterte and Kempner recorded the album over the course of two weeks last January, playing most of the instruments themselves save for contributions from Krivchenia and Duterte’s partner and Routine bandmate, Annie Truscott. Jon Blistein, Rolling Stone, 22 Apr. 2021 Patti LaBelle grieved her former bandmate's death on Twitter Monday evening, noting that the two performed together just days ago. Elise Brisco, USA TODAY, 21 Sep. 2021 In May, Britain's Royal Mail paid tribute to Lennon's former Beatles bandmate Paul McCartney with a series of stamps. David Chiu, Forbes, 21 Sep. 2021 With Her, whose lineup includes Sara Watkins, Thile’s Nickel Creek bandmate. George Varga, San Diego Union-Tribune, 18 Aug. 2021 Elfman’s Oingo Boingo bandmate and longtime arranger Steve Bartek witnessed the Newman exchange from the control room. Randall Roberts, Los Angeles Times, 8 June 2021 Stevie Nicks is breaking her silence on Lindsey Buckingham's firing from Fleetwood Mac after her former bandmate shared his side of the story in a new interview with Rolling Stone. Andrea Towers, EW.com, 9 Sep. 2021 There's no love lost between David Crosby and his former bandmate Neil Young. People Staff, PEOPLE.com, 3 Sep. 2021 Meanwhile, her bandmate Perrie Edwards welcomed her first child with partner Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on Saturday (Aug. 21) and shared the good news with her own black-and-white snapshots. Heran Mamo, Billboard, 27 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of bandmate

1821, in the meaning defined above

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8 Oct 2021

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“Bandmate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bandmate. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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