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partner meaning

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  • A partner is:
  • A friend who shares a common interest or participates in achieving a common goal
  • A sexual partner
  • A significant other in an intimate relationship
  • Wife or husband in a family
  • A member of a partnership
  • A business partner
  • Partner (business rank), a member of a law firm or accounting firm which is formed as a partnership
  • A participant in a partner dance
  • A participant in a game with teams of two, such as tennis doubles, contract bridge, or Partners (board game).
  • A masna in Arabic, refers to your soulmate and the love of your life.

    Definition of partner in English Dictionary

  • NounPLpartnersPREpar-
    1. Someone who is associated with another in a common activity or interest.
      1. He Suſpends on theſe Reaſons, that Thomas Rue had granted a general Diſcharge to Adam Muſhet, who was his Conjunct, and correus debendi, after the alleadged Service, which Diſcharged Muſhet, and conſequently Houstoun his Partner.
      2. He tried to persuade Cicely to stay away from the ball-room for a fourth dance. [ …] But she said she must go back, and when they joined the crowd again her partner was haled off with a frightened look to the royal circle, […].
    2. (nautical) One of the pieces of wood comprising the framework which strengthens the deck of a wooden ship around the holes through which the mast and other fittings pass.
      1. (Jamaica) A group financial arrangement in which each member contributes a set amount of money over a set period.
      2. VerbSGpartnersPRpartneringPT, PPpartnered
        1. to make or be a partner.
          1. to work or perform as a partner.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • The 'bumsicle', as the jaded hospital doctors called him, had been frozen to the sidewalk and it took him and his partner a real solid effort to pry him off.
              • I run a funnish monogreen Insects deck that uses Winter Blast and Dervishes as partners in crime.
              • The dancer whirled his partner round on her toes. ‎
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Nouns
              • Countable nouns
              • Verbs
              Related Links:
              1. en partnership
              2. en partners
              3. en partnered
              4. en partnerdom
              5. en partnering
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              Meaning of partner for the defined word.

              Grammatically, this word "partner" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
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