(noun, adjective)


1. devoted to a cause or party

Similar word(s): tendencious, tendentious, partizan


1. a fervent and even militant proponent of something

Similar word(s): drumbeater, zealot

Definition categories: person, advocate, advocator, exponent, proponent

2. an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity

Similar word(s): enthusiast, partizan

Definition categories: person, admirer, booster, champion, friend, protagonist, supporter

3. a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections; 16th and 17th centuries

Similar word(s): partizan

Definition categories: man–made, pike