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partisan

Pronunciation: /ˈpɑːrtəzən; ˈpɑːtɪzæn/

Translation of partisan in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (guerrilla) partisano, (masculine, feminine), miembro (masculine and feminine) de la resistencia
    Example sentences
    • Giovanni Pesce fought with the partisans during the Second World War.
    • Whether the same is true in the realm of the very small - the warfare of guerrillas, partisans, and terrorists - is more difficult to say.
    • He reminded listeners that in 1943 Yugoslav partisans in Serbia fought against numerically superior German forces and won.
    1.2 (supporter) partidario, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Also, the fact that party partisans are put in charge of running the elections is crazy and is an obvious conflict of interest.
    • Democratic partisans believe they smell blood in the water, and their instinct is to swarm.
    • Today, as in the past, chefs are grouped into ‘schools’ with debates raging between the partisans of one and supporters of another.

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