One way Hseih and the gang are drawing talent to the downtown area is by partnering with Venture for America.
Name-changing may turn out to be something men do when partnering with men, but not when partnering with women.
Soon, RYOT will be partnering with Change.org and Crowdrise, a crowdsourcing tool for nonprofits.
c.1300, altered from parcener (late 13c.), from Old French parçonier "partner, associate; joint owner, joint heir," from parçon "partition, division. portion, share, lot," from Latin partitionem (nominative partitio) "a sharing, partition, division, distribution" (see partition (n.)). Form in English influenced by part (n.). The word also may represent Old French part tenour "part holder."
1610s, transitive, "to make a partner," from partner (n.). Intransitive sense from 1961. Related: Partnered; partnering.