how to pronounce partisan


how to improve pronunciation of partisan

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn about each sound.

press Play to play an example pronunciation of partisan.

video examples of partisan pronunciation

An example use of partisan in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… be non-partisan but it does …”

meanings of partisan


  1. A fervent, sometimes militant, supporter or proponent of a party, cause, faction, person, or idea.
  2. The commander of a body of detached light troops engaged in making forays and harassing an enemy.
  3. A long-handled spear with a triangular, double-edged blade having lateral projections, in some forms also used in boar hunting.
  4. An adherent to a party or faction.
  5. A soldier armed with such a weapon.
  6. A member of a band of detached light, irregular troops acting behind occupying enemy lines in the ways of harassment or sabotage; a guerrilla fighter.


  1. Serving as commander or member of a body of detached light troops.
  2. Devoted to or biased in support of a party, group, or cause.
  3. Adherent to a party or faction; especially, having the character of blind, passionate, or unreasonable adherence to a party.

words with pronunciation similar to partisan