- a person associated with another or others as a principal or a contributor of capital in a business or a joint venture, usually sharing its risks and profits.
- special partner.
Origin of partner
OTHER WORDS FROM partnerpart·ner·less, adjectivenon·part·ner, nounun·der·part·ner, noun
How to use partner in a sentence
At first, he wasn’t really interested in being acquired and was hoping to go the partner route, but over time that changed.Onit acquires legal startup McCarthyFinch to inject AI into legal workflows|Ron Miller|November 20, 2020|TechCrunch
Right at the moment when publishers have needed the most leeway and flexibility, their partners made their lives harder, not easier.How publishers can navigate the COVID-era vendor market|Revcontent|November 18, 2020|Digiday
In Ayton, Paul gets his most versatile dance partner since Griffin.Chris Paul Helped Blake Griffin Shine. Can He Do The Same For Deandre Ayton?|Jared Dubin|November 18, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Other stakeholders—including members of partner organizations and park visitors—had different opinions on what should be done.Saving historical landmarks from climate change could mean altering them|By Erin Seekamp/The Conversation|November 17, 2020|Popular-Science
Susan Lund is a partner of McKinsey & Company and a leader of the McKinsey Global Institute.
The company recently partnered with Oakley to create a one-of-a-kind single malt Scotch flask.
The company also co-sponsored a concert with 2Chainz as headliner and partnered with UniversityPrimetime.com.FinnaRage Wants You to Rage at Its Parties. So What if It Ends Up a Riot?|Melanie Plenda|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sally Beauty has also partnered with Susan G. Komen to sell special pink cosmetic products.The Misogynistic Companies Jumping On The Breast Cancer Bandwagon|Emily Shire|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A government-partnered agency outlined its desperate need for medical personnel in a listserv email Tuesday.
He said he recently partnered with the League of Young Voters for a campaign to help stop gun violence.From Public Enemy to Power Broker: Hip-Hop’s the New Global Pop Culture|Lauren DeLisa Coleman|September 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was kept by his old college gyp, a man of discreet silence, who was admirably partnered by an excellent cook.
I thought that perhaps he had been partnered off with some mangy Levantine, and wanted to escape from him at all hazards.
Young men and girls, partnered in couples, were dancing about a blossoming hawthorn.Star of Mercia|Blanche Devereux
He was partnered with Daffy, and for a long time he sought speech with Marjorie in vain.Marriage|H. G. Wells