The coalition will work with partners to create a digital “badging system.”
Beyond Tops and Bottoms: Correlations Between Sex-Role Preference and Physical Preferences for partners Among Gay Men.
At first and even second glance, this may seem an impossible collection of partners.
This thrills some partners but sends others running for the hills.
Behind any veneer or acts of cruelty, we care for our partners and playmates very deeply and wish them no harm.
Mr. Blake and his partners were all active members of the Liberal Party.
Well, as I was saying, the camping company consists of two partners.
partners are drawn for as at Whist, the player drawing the highest card leading.
The young Arab spoke to the boards as though they were partners in his iniquity.
His thoughts were with his partners in the enterprise, and he trembled as he thought of their comments.
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.