tag team

noun
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of tag team

1 : a team of two or more professional wrestlers who spell each other during a match
2 : two or more people working in association toward the same goal usually hyphenated when used attributively

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tag team

noun

Definition of tag team for English Language Learners

  • : a team of two or more professional wrestlers who take turns fighting during a match


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