Synonyms for partner:
Sense 2 (noun)
copartner, affiliate, cohort.
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
attorney, lieutenant, flunky, helper, minion, employee, extra, aide, servant, helpmate, second, assistant, hireling, patsy, accomplice, underling, follower, junior, abettor, aide-de-camp, adjunct, proxy, chaperone, menial, henchman, ancillary, subordinate, agent, acolyte, associate, stooge, functionary, accessory, deputy, Aider, attendant, backer, auxiliary, benefactor, laborer.
colleague, friend, acquaintance, crony, company, chum, fellow, comrade, pal, co-worker, brother, teammate, ally, cousin, intimate, amigo, schoolmate, sister, mate, Familiar, roommate, playmate, confidant, companion, buddy, classmate.
person who takes part with another (noun)
pal, spouse, cohort, assistant, confederate, colleague, buddy, crony, consort, associate, date, helpmate, playmate, mate, helper, companion, participant, teammate, chum, ally, accomplice, collaborator, friend, comrade.
Usage examples for partner:
- Most likely it was its mate, or partner, and a fit partner it was, for I noticed as I passed my fingers over it, that this second one was also a rat of very large size. - "The Boy Tar", Mayne Reid.
- " You got the right idea now, partner. - "The Rangeland Avenger", Max Brand.
- My father was his partner. - "Saturday's Child", Kathleen Norris.