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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections; A fervent and even militant proponent of something. adj. - Devoted to a cause or belief.

Usage examples (35)
  • The partisan, when he is engaged in a dispute, cares nothing about the rights of the question, but is anxious only to convince his hearers of his own assertions.
  • "I also think you can use the term partisan when it comes to style, how you express yourself and how you communicate in the public square."
  • In doing so, it bashed Fox News and MSNBC for what it described as their partisan leanings:
  • The president says he will go to court to fight what he calls a partisan fishing expedition. for more
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