English to Afrikaans Meaning :: partisan

Partisan :
partydige
- partydigeonpartydignonpartisanspartisanepartydigheid
 

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Noun(1) a fervent and even militant proponent of something(2) an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity(3) a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections; 16th and 17th centuries
Adjective(1) devoted to a cause or party

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(1) In the current climate, it would probably be dismissed as partisan bias.(2) Unlike many of his colleagues, who operate as adjuncts of the Democratic Party, Hair wasn't a partisan .(3) There could be no question of partisan bias, which is not unknown in the world of experts.(4) There is a thinly veiled measure of ideological and partisan bias driving this entire matter.(5) But take partisan loyalties out of the equation and I will favour art over honest endeavour, every time.(6) What Pryor demonstrated in the Ten Commandments controversy is that he is not a partisan nor an ideologue.(7) So what was it that seemingly turned him into a Democratic partisan ?(8) Where divination is by trance-mediumship the prophet is often a stranger, a person deemed free from partisan interests.(9) It is not unheard of for countries to put aside partisan differences in the national interest, usually when the enemy is at the gates.(10) I have the advantage of not being a professional politician and not depending on partisan interests.(11) Special interest groups and partisan politics have blocked all efforts at reform since 1986.(12) A combination of superior tactics, better use of material, and fierce military and partisan fighting led to Soviet victory.(13) Of course, many of those who were right about the war were only right because of their own partisan prejudices.(14) It is part of the sincerity of rational arguments that they are never knowingly glosses for partisan prejudices.(15) In reality, the danger to democracy and Scottish interests came from cronyism, reinforced by partisan voting.(16) Making the system even worse are media bookers who want predictable, preferably partisan views.
Related Words
(1) non-partisan ::
onpartydige
Synonyms
Adjective
1. biased ::
bevooroordeeld
Noun
3. supporter ::
ondersteuner
4. guerrilla ::
guerrilla
Different Forms
nonpartisan, nonpartisans, partisan, partisans, partisanship
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