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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: partisan(0.01588 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to partisan.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: devoted to a cause or party [syn: partizan] [ant: nonpartisan]
2: adhering or confined to a particular sect or denomination or
party; “denominational prejudice” [syn: denominational]
n 1: a fervent and even militant proponent of something [syn: zealot,
2: an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or
activity [syn: enthusiast, partizan]
3: a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral
projections; 16th and 17th centuries [syn: partizan]
English → English (gcide)
Partisan \Par"ti*san\ (p[aum]r"t[i^]*zan), n. [F., fr. It.
partigiano. See Party, and cf. Partisan a truncheon.]
[Written also partizan.]
1. An adherent to a party or faction; esp., one who is
strongly and passionately devoted to a party or an
interest. “The violence of a partisan.” --Macaulay.
Both sides had their partisans in the colony.
(a) The commander of a body of detached light troops
engaged in making forays and harassing an enemy.
(b) Any member of such a corps.
Partisan \Par"ti*san\, a. [Written also partizan.]
1. Adherent to a party or faction; especially, having the
character of blind, passionate, or unreasonable adherence
to a party; as, blinded by partisan zeal.
2. (Mil.) Serving as a partisan in a detached command; as, a
partisan officer or corps.
Partisan ranger (Mil.), a member of a partisan corps.
Partisan \Par"ti*san\, n. [F. pertuisane, prob. fr. It.
partigiana, influenced in French by OF. pertuisier to pierce.
It was prob. so named as the weapon of some partisans, or
party men. Cf. Partisan one of a corps of light troops.]
A kind of halberd or pike; also, a truncheon; a staff.
And make him with our pikes and partisans a grave.