What does the word partisan mean?

Usage examples for partisan

  1. The county superintendent is usually elected to office by the people and frequently on a partisan ticket. – Rural Life and the Rural School by Joseph Kennedy
  2. He is by nature a partisan. – Minor Poems by Milton by John Milton
  3. For at this moment I am sensible that I have not the temper of a philosopher; like the vulgar, I am only a partisan. – Phaedo The Last Hours Of Socrates by Plato