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Synonyms of 'partner'

(noun) 
Definition
either member of a couple in a relationship
His partner has been an important source of support.
Synonyms
spouse
living with someone other than a spouse
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squeeze (informal)
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consort
Queen Victoria's consort, Prince Albert
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bedfellow
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significant other (informal, mainly US)
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mate
He has found his ideal mate.
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better half (British, informal)
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husband or wife
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plus-one (informal)
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bidie-in (Scottish)
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Wag (British, informal)
(noun) 
Definition
an ally or companion
They were partners in crime.
Synonyms
companion
He has been her constant companion for the last six years.
, ,
accomplice
His accomplice was arrested after a high-speed car chase.
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ally
She is a close ally of the Prime Minister.
, , ,
mate
He celebrated with work mates in the pub.
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team-mate
, ,
comrade
Unlike so many of his comrades, he survived the war.
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confederate
The conspirators were joined by their confederates.
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bedfellow
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copartner
(noun) 
Definition
a member of a business partnership
He is a partner in a Chicago law firm.
Synonyms
associate
the restaurant owner's business associates
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colleague
Three of my colleagues have been made redundant.
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collaborator
She was an important collaborator on that novel.
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copartner

Additional synonyms

in the sense of accomplice
Definition
a person who helps someone else commit a crime
His accomplice was arrested after a high-speed car chase.
in the sense of ally
Definition
a country, person, or group with an agreement to support another
She is a close ally of the Prime Minister.
Synonyms
mate (informal),
blood or blud (British, slang),
co-worker,
main man (slang, US),
bedfellow,
cobber (Australian, New Zealand, old-fashioned, informal),
coadjutor,
E hoa (New Zealand)
in the sense of collaborator
She was an important collaborator on that novel.
Synonyms
co-worker,
team-mate,

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