Definition of 'partisanship'
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We will continue to put political partisanship to one side to govern in the longterm interests of the country. The Sun (2013)In one essay, he turns his fire on the prim consensus that political partisanship is a bad thing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He has studiously avoided partisanship. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The Ashes had been a wonderful experience, unforgettable in terms of drama and partisanship. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But it is political partisanship, not peace, that he has been involved in all these years. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is still about the search for victory; it is still about partisanship, drama and excellence. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But if football people can only have one, then when they set partisanship aside, they go for beauty. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Used Occasionally. partisanship is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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