|1.||[ noun ] a person's partner in marriage|
|Synonyms:||spouse mate consort better_half married_person|
|Related terms:||relative significant_other wife husband polygamist consort bigamist monogamist newlywed helpmate marriage|
|2.||[ noun ] an associate who works with others toward a common goal|
|Synonyms:||pardner cooperator collaborator|
"partners in crime"
|Related terms:||associate bridge_partner silent_partner dancing_partner copartner|
|3.||[ verb ] provide with a partner|
|4.||[ noun ] (business) a person who is a member of a partnership|
|Related terms:||person silent_partner copartner partnership|
|5.||[ verb ] act as a partner|
"Astaire partnered Rogers"
|Related terms:||act collaborator|