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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A person who joins in an activity with another or others. Also: one of the owners of a business.

Usage examples (37)
  • If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
  • Warsaw partner Ireneusz Matusielanski led on the deal, assisted by local ­partner Rafal Sienski and London partner Carlo ­Kostka.
  • Private equity and venture capital law partner Keir Barrie joins from Osborne Clarke, where he was a ­partner in the London office.
  • Energy partner Mark Newbery and corporate ­partner Michael Shaw, now in-house at ­Barclays, led the Herbert Smith team acting for EDF. for more
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