They laughed and smoked and made a great noise; the manager would come to greet his sleeping partner.
But you must understand that you will have a good deal more than a sleeping partner in me.
"He showed very little discretion in selecting Hercules for a sleeping partner," said Toney.
As for “Co,” he was a sleeping partner, and an absolute nonentity.
I think it is a very foolish thing for any man to become a sleeping partner, because he may awake and find himself in the Gazette.
I'm in business with Luckworth Crewe,—sort of sleeping partner just now.'
I'm one, sure enough; but I'm but a sleeping partner in the concern.
She was shielded because it was understood that she was a sort of sleeping partner—not an active member of the firm.
Most sincerely we offer him our condolence as the sleeping partner in the business of religion.
He is only as the sleeping partner; De Lara, with less reputation at stake, being the active and ostensible one.