- (adj) prejudiced in favour of a particular cause; “newspapers have become increasingly partisan”
- (noun) a strong supporter of a party, cause, or person; “Conservative partisans claimed that television news was biased against their party”
- (noun) a member of an armed group formed to fight secretly against an occupying force, in particular one operating in German-occupied Yugoslavia, Italy, and parts of eastern Europe in the Second World War; “the partisans opened fire from the woods”
Partisan (पार्टज़न / पार्टिज़न) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
- कट्टर, पक्षपातपूर्ण, समाजी, हिमायती, पक्षपातमूलक, दल संबंधी, छापेमार, जानिबदार, धर्माध, गुरिल्लाओं का, पक्षधर, पक्षपाती, पक्षावलम्बी, समर्थक, साथी, कट्टरपंथी, गुरिल्ला, हामी, लगा लिपटा, तरफ़दार
- mid 16th century: from French, via Italian dialect from Italian partigiano, from parte ‘part’ (from Latin pars, part- ).
Partisan in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
- Remove officials from Bengal who could be partisan: BJP to EC.
- Stand firm against any partisan push.
- Davidson: Partisan politicians use wedge to keep power.
- Time to move away from individuals, partisan politics.
- The growing stream of reporting on and data about fake news, misinformation, partisan content, and news literacy is hard to keep up with.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of partisan
- partison = party ka son will be partisan (biased)