What does partisanship mean?

Definitions for partisanship
par·ti·san·ship

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. partiality, partisanshipnoun

    an inclination to favor one group or view or opinion over alternatives

Wiktionary

  1. partisanshipnoun

    An inclination to be partisan or biased; partiality

Webster Dictionary

  1. Partisanshipnoun

    the state of being a partisan, or adherent to a party; feelings or conduct appropriate to a partisan

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of partisanship in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of partisanship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of partisanship in a Sentence

  1. Mini Mike Bloomberg:

    While Donald Trump tweets, I follow facts, respect data and tell the truth, i believe we need less talk, less partisanship, and less division.

  2. Barack Obama:

    Well, what is true is that the ability of Republican leaders to rile up their base -- helped along by folks like Rush Limbaugh and some commentators on Fox News -- I think created an environment in which Republican voters would punish Republicans from cooperating with me, that hothouse of back-and-forth arguments and really sharp partisanship I think has been harmful to the country.

  3. Brian Fitzpatrick:

    View diversity of thought as a strength, not a weakness to be criticized, i think people in general, but people particularly in our community here, respect someone who thinks for themselves that doesn't get sucked into the whole Hatfield vs. McCoy partisanship. People are just very tired of that.

  4. House Republicans:

    My vote to impeach was compelled by the oath I swore to the Constitution, wyoming citizens know that this oath does not bend or yield to politics or partisanship.

  5. Don Bacon:

    All this talk of impeachment and the 25th Amendment only exacerbates our divide and throws gas on the fire, we need less hyper-partisanship at the moment and stop efforts that will only divide the people of America even more.

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  • Fonorisa Elaine Blount
    You can't be a good leader and be bias, selfish, and prejudice. You have to have be able to sacrifice your partisanship for the lives of the whole USA, serving with humility and unity under God.
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