Synonyms of partisan in English:

partisan


See definition of partisan

noun

1‘Conservative partisans claimed that television news was biased against their party’

SYNONYMS

supporter, follower, adherent, devotee, champion, backer, upholder, promoter, fanatic, fan, enthusiast, stalwart, zealot, disciple, votary

North American booster, cohort

North American informal rooter

rare janissary, sectary

2‘the partisans opened fire from the woods’

SYNONYMS

guerrilla, freedom fighter, resistance fighter, member of the resistance, underground fighter, irregular soldier, irregular

terrorist


adjective

1‘the government had adopted a blatantly partisan attitude’

SYNONYMS

biased, prejudiced, one-sided, coloured, discriminatory, preferential, partial, interested, parti pris, bigoted, sectarian, factional, unjust, unfair, inequitable, unbalanced

ANTONYMS

impartial, unbiased