partnership Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "partnership" - Business English Dictionary

See all translations

partnership

noun
 
 
/ˈpɑːtnəʃɪp/ WORKPLACE, FINANCE
[C or U] an agreement between organizations, people, etc. to work together: a partnership between sb/sth and sb/sth The government is promoting a partnership between the state and the private sector. a partnership with sb/sth The Symphony has announced a new partnership with the Seattle Young Artists Festival. build/develop/form a partnership The company has formed a partnership with a US marketing firm to try to break into that market. in partnership with sb/sth The university works in partnership with several local businesses.a partnership of sth The program is a local partnership of groups helping elementary students begin preparing for college. They have signed a strategic partnership agreement with a leading mobile operator.go/enter into a partnership He has entered into a business partnership with his former boss.
[C] a company which is owned by two or more people: set up/establish/found a partnership The partnership he jointly founded, is emerging as one of the leading headhunters for senior board appointments. →  See also deed of partnership , general partnership , limited partnership , public-private partnership
(Definition of partnership from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of partnership?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “partnership” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
meme

an idea, image, video, etc. that is spread very quickly on the internet

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With America’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most important

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More