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Synonyms for partisan

Synonyms for partisan

Synonyms for partisan

a fervent and even militant proponent of something

a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections

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devoted to a cause or party

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The unlucky partisan, thus robbed of his horses, turned furiously on his prisoners, ordered them to be bound hand and foot, and swore to put them to death unless his property were restored.
The loss of his horses completed the ruin of the unlucky partisan. It was out of his power to prosecute his hunting, or to maintain his party; the only thought now was how to get back to civilized life.
On August 24 Davydov's first partisan detachment was formed and then others were recognized.
The partisan warfare flamed up most fiercely in the latter days of October.
de Villefort to purify Marseilles of his partisans. Tbe king is either a king or no king; if he be acknowledged as sovereign of France, he should be upheld in peace and tranquillity; and this can best be effected by employing the most inflexible agents to put down every attempt at conspiracy -- 'tis the best and surest means of preventing mischief."
But she rose at the command of the men with partisans, and walked with a tolerably firm step, preceded by Charmolue and the priests of the officiality, between two rows of halberds, towards a medium-sized door which suddenly opened and closed again behind her, and which produced upon the grief-stricken Gringoire the effect of a horrible mouth which had just devoured her.
Behind him, pale indeed, but marching with a firm step, was Charles Stuart, who advanced between two priests, followed by a few superior officers appointed to preside at the execution and attended by two files of partisans who took their places on opposite sides of the scaffold.
We cannot but recall with quite considerable satisfaction indeed that these columns have, ever since the conceptualization of this Weekly, insisted that excessive partisan interests are primary contributors to the seemingly un-arrest able slide fuelled by national politics.
Did Ronald Cardema engage in partisan politics while serving as chairman of the National Youth Commission (NYC)?
A week before the midterm polls, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has reminded its officers and employees that engaging in partisan campaigning and any political activities are prohibited.
Comelec urged to clarify whether barangay officials can campaign !-- -- (Philstar.com) - April 22, 2019 - 1:34pm MANILA, Philippines Elections lawyer and senatorial bet Romulo Macalintal asked the Commission on Elections to clarify whether barangay officials are allowed to participate in partisan political activities in the upcoming midterm poll.
I was in bed one night, mindlessly scrolling through Facebook as usual, when a post from the Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation stopped me cold: "During Passover of 1943, Jewish partisan Faye Schulman observed the holiday by eating only potatoes." Below the text was a black-and-white group photo taken in a forest.
The Democrat who next month will begin representing a Maryland congressional district at the heart of a constitutional challenge to partisan gerrymandering has urged the U.S.
If they are compromised by partisan interests, they risk compromising combat effectiveness.