Focus on the pronunciation of partner
English definition of “partner”
/ˈpɑːtnər/ noun [C]
› a person or organization you are closely involved with in some way: Lauren opened the design studio with her business partner Myra. The two companies are partners in a contract to build a new power station.
› WORKPLACE, FINANCE one of the owners of a company: a partner in sth He's a partner in an accounting firm.a partner at sth She's a partner at a law firm.
› the person you are married to or living with as if you were married, or the person you are having a sexual relationship with: This is my partner, Alex. → See also active partner, general partner, junior partner, lead partner, managing partner, merger partner, senior partner, silent partner, sleeping partner, trading partner, working partner