bipartisan

See also: bi-partisan

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bi- +‎ partisan.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bipartisan (not comparable)

  1. relating to, or supported by two groups, especially by two political parties

Usage notesEdit

Bipartisan is more common in countries where the two-party system is prevalent, like the US, Jamaica, and Malta. Cross-party is the usual and preferable description for countries with the multi-party system even if two parties are dominant.

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FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bipartisan (feminine bipartisane, masculine plural bipartisans, feminine plural bipartisanes)

  1. bipartisan

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English bipartisan.

AdjectiveEdit

bipartisan (invariable)

  1. bipartisan