bipartisan bipartizan two-party two-way
nonpartisan onpartisan adj. 1. free from party affiliation or bias. Opposite of {partisan}. [Narrower terms: {bipartisan, bipartizan, two-party, two-way}; {independent ] [Narrower terms: {nonparty, non-party ]

Syn: nonpartizan. [WordNet 1.5]

2. not affiliated with any one party; as, a nonpartisan commission to study crime. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • two-party — adjective supported by both sides a two way treaty • Syn: ↑bipartisan, ↑bipartizan, ↑two way • Similar to: ↑nonpartisan, ↑nonpartizan * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bipartizan — adjective supported by both sides a two way treaty • Syn: ↑bipartisan, ↑two party, ↑two way • Similar to: ↑nonpartisan, ↑nonpartizan * * * adjective see …   Useful english dictionary

  • two-way — adjective 1. supported by both sides (Freq. 1) a two way treaty • Syn: ↑bipartisan, ↑bipartizan, ↑two party • Similar to: ↑nonpartisan, ↑nonpartizan …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonparty non-party — nonpartisan onpartisan adj. 1. free from party affiliation or bias. Opposite of {partisan}. [Narrower terms: {bipartisan, bipartizan, two party, two way}; {independent ] [Narrower terms: {nonparty, non party ] Syn: nonpartizan. [WordNet 1.5] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • independent — nonpartisan onpartisan adj. 1. free from party affiliation or bias. Opposite of {partisan}. [Narrower terms: {bipartisan, bipartizan, two party, two way}; {independent ] [Narrower terms: {nonparty, non party ] Syn: nonpartizan. [WordNet 1.5] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonpartisan — onpartisan adj. 1. free from party affiliation or bias. Opposite of {partisan}. [Narrower terms: {bipartisan, bipartizan, two party, two way}; {independent ] [Narrower terms: {nonparty, non party ] Syn: nonpartizan. [WordNet 1.5] 2. not… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonpartisan — I noun a person who is nonpartisan • Syn: ↑nonpartizan • Ant: ↑partisan • Hypernyms: ↑person, ↑individual, ↑someone, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonpartizan — I noun a person who is nonpartisan • Syn: ↑nonpartisan • Ant: ↑partisan (for: ↑nonpartisan) • Derivationally related forms: ↑nonpartisan …   Useful english dictionary

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