Cash is the blood of partisanship, and without it you are in for an endless Night of the Living Dead.
But she is shrewd enough to know that partisanship would only narrow her audience.
The parties are more interested in partisanship than in solving the great problems facing the nation.
also partizan, 1550s, "one who takes part with another, zealous supporter," from Middle French partisan (15c.), from dialectal upper Italian partezan (Tuscan partigiano) "member of a faction, partner," from parte "part, party," from Latin partem (nominative pars), see part (n.). Sense of "guerilla fighter" is first recorded 1690s.
1708 for warfare, 1842 for politics, from partisan (n.).