partisanism


partisanism
index bias, inequity, nepotism, politics

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • partisanism — /pahr teuh zeuh niz euhm, seuh /, n. partisan action or spirit. [1885 90; PARTISAN1 + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • partisanism — Synonyms and related words: Conservatism, Liberalism, Machtpolitik, Realpolitik, Republicanism, Tammany Hall, Toryism, Whiggery, Whiggism, bias, bossism, career politics, clannishness, clanship, cliqueyness, cliquishness, cliquism, confrontation… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • partisanism — n. support for a specific party, adherence to a particular group …   English contemporary dictionary

  • partisanism — par·ti·san·ism …   English syllables

  • partisanism — ˌnizəm noun ( s) : partisan spirit or conduct * * * /pahr teuh zeuh niz euhm, seuh /, n. partisan action or spirit. [1885 90; PARTISAN1 + ISM] …   Useful english dictionary

  • bias — bi·as / bī əs/ n: a personal and often unreasoned judgment for or against one side in a dispute: prejudice a judge disqualified because of bias Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • nepotism — noun bias, corruptibility, corruption, family patronage, favor, favoritism, inequitableness, inequity, injustice, interest, leaning, partiality, partisanism, partisanship, patronage, preferential treatment, undetachment, unfairness, unjustness… …   Law dictionary

  • politics — noun campaigning, civilis ratio, electioneering, governance, government, matters of state, partisanism, party leadership, party politics, party system, political affairs, political influence, political involvement, political maneuvers, political… …   Law dictionary

  • inequity — in·eq·ui·ty /in e kwə tē/ n pl ties: injustice; also: an instance of injustice Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Realpolitik — Synonyms and related words: Machtpolitik, Tammany Hall, bossism, career politics, confrontation politics, consensus politics, economics in action, empirical politics, kid glove politics, machine politics, partisan politics, partisanism, peanut… …   Moby Thesaurus


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