1. [ noun ] an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
Synonyms: enthusiast partisan
Related terms: supporter sports_fan balletomane fanatic backslapper shutterbug gadgeteer addict
2. [ adjective ] (politics) devoted to a cause or party
Synonyms: partisan
Related terms: nonpartisan guerrilla party-spirited tendentious biased party one-sided
3. [ noun ] (military,medieval,arms) a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections; 16th and 17th centuries
Synonyms: partisan
Related terms: pike
Similar spelling:   partisan