partyism

noun par·ty·ism \ pronunciation at party +ˌizəm \

Definition of partyism

plural -s
1 : devotion to a political party : party spirit
  • the partyism … by which the great issue was obscured
  • —Goldwin Smith
2 : a party system
  • cliques and partyism were nonexistent
  • —I. M. Price
often used in combination
  • one-partyism is on the way out
  • Birmingham (Alabama) News

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