Synonyms of partisan


1. partisan, zealot, drumbeater, advocate, advocator, proponent, exponent

usage: a fervent and even militant proponent of something

2. enthusiast, partisan, partizan, supporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, booster, friend

usage: an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity

3. partisan, partizan, pike

usage: a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections; 16th and 17th centuries


1. partisan (vs. nonpartisan), partizan, party-spirited, tendentious, tendencious

usage: devoted to a cause or party

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Definition and meaning of partisan (Dictionary)