HyperDic: supporter

English > 5 senses of the word supporter:
NOUNperson supporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, booster, frienda person who backs a politician or a team etc.
person supporter, patron, sponsorsomeone who supports or champions something
person supporter, assistant, helper, helpa person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
artifactsupporter, gartera band (usually elastic) worn around the leg to hold up a stocking (or around the arm to hold up a sleeve)
artifactsupporter, athletic supporter, suspensor, jockstrap, jocka support for the genitals worn by men engaging in strenuous exercise
supporter > pronunciation
Soundssahpao'rter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > supporter: 5 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who backs a politician or a team etc..
Example"all their supporters came out for the game"
Synonymsprotagonist, champion, admirer, booster, friend
NarrowerBoswellA devoted admirer and recorder of another's words and deeds
ConfederateA supporter of the Confederate States of America
Francophile, FrancophilAn admirer of France and everything French
JacobiteA supporter of James II after he was overthrown or a supporter of the Stuarts
New DealerA supporter of the economic policies in the United States known as the New Deal
RoundheadA supporter of parliament and Oliver Cromwell during the English Civil War
ShavianAn admirer of G. B. Shaw or his works
WhigA supporter of the American Revolution
anglophile, anglophilAn admirer of England and things English
believer, trusterA supporter who accepts something as true
cheerleaderAn enthusiastic and vocal supporter
corporatistA supporter of corporatism
enthusiast, partisan, partizanAn ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
free traderAn advocate of unrestricted international trade
functionalistAn adherent of functionalism / functionalism
loyalist, stalwartA person who is loyal to their allegiance (especially in times of revolt)
philhellene, philhellenist, GraecophileAn admirer of Greece and everything Greek
pillar, mainstayA prominent supporter
secondersomeone who endorses a motion or petition as a necessary preliminary to a discussion or vote
subscriber, endorser, indorser, ratifiersomeone who expresses strong approval
sympathizer, sympathiser, well-wishersomeone who shares your feelings or opinions and hopes that you will be successful
toaster, wassailersomeone who proposes a toast
upholder, maintainer, sustainersomeone who upholds or maintains
voucher, verifiersomeone who vouches / vouches for another or for the correctness of a statement
Broaderadvocate, advocator, proponent, exponentA person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
Spanishadepta, adepto, aficionada, aficionado, amiga, amigo, entusiasta, seguidora, seguidor
Catalanadepta, adepte, aficionada, aficionat, amic, amiga, entusiasta, protagonista, seguidora, seguidor
Verbssupportargue or speak in defense / defense of
supportbe behind
English > supporter: 5 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone who supports or champions something.
Synonymspatron, sponsor
Narrowerangel, backerinvests in a theatrical production
godfathersomeone having a relation analogous to that of a male sponsor to his godchild
godparentA person who sponsors someone (the godchild) at baptism
guarantor, surety, warrantor, warranterOne who provides a warrant or guarantee to another
patroness, patronneA woman who is a patron or the wife of a patron
tower of strength, pillar of strengthA person who can be relied on to give a great deal of support and comfort
Broaderbenefactor, helperA person who helps people or institutions (especially with financial help)
Spanishcolaborador, patrocinador
Catalancol·laborador, patrocinador
Verbssupportargue or speak in defense / defense of
supportbe a regular customer or client of
supportgive moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to
English > supporter: 5 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose.
Synonymsassistant, helper, help
Narroweraccomplice, confederateA person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan)
aide, auxiliarysomeone who acts as assistant
attendant, attender, tendersomeone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
bat boy(baseball) a boy who takes care of bats and other baseball equipment
coadjutorAn assistant to a bishop
dental assistantAn assistant to a dentist
deputy, lieutenantAn assistant with power to act when his superior is absent
dresser, actor's assistantA wardrobe assistant for an actor
event plannersomeone who plans social events as a profession (usually for government or corporate officials)
facilitatorsomeone who makes progress easier
flower girlA young girl who carries flowers in a (wedding) procession
girl FridayA female assistant who has a range of duties
hatchet man, enforcerOne whose job it is to execute unpleasant tasks for a superior
instrument, pawn, cat's-pawA person used by another to gain an end
labor coach, birthing coach, doula, monitriceAn assistant (often the father of the soon-to-be-born child) who provides support for a woman in labor by encouraging her to use techniques learned in childbirth-preparation classes
mannequin, manikin, mannikin, manakin, fashion model, modelA woman who wears clothes to display fashions
model, poserA person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor
paraprofessionalA trained worker who is not a member of a profession but who assists a professional
powder monkeysomeone who carries explosives (as from the magazine to the guns on board a warship)
prompter, theater promptersomeone who assists a performer by providing the next words of a forgotten speech
right-hand man, chief assistant, man FridayThe most helpful assistant
secretary, secretarial assistantAn assistant who handles correspondence and clerical work for a boss or an organization
sidesman(Church of England) an assistant to the churchwarden
subordinate, subsidiary, underling, foot soldierAn assistant subject to the authority or control of another
underbossAn assistant or second-in-command to a chief (especially in a crime syndicate)
water boy, watererAn assistant who supplies drinking water
whipper-inhuntsman's assistant in managing the hounds
BroaderworkerA person who works at a specific occupation
Spanishasistente, auxiliar, ayudante
Catalanajudant, assistente, assistent, auxiliar, dependent
Verbssupportgive moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to
English > supporter: 5 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA band (usually elastic) worn around the leg to hold up a stocking (or around the arm to hold up a sleeve).
Synonymgarter
BroaderbandA thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)
Spanishliga
Catalangarrotera, lligacama
Verbssupportbe the physical support of
English > supporter: 5 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningA support for the genitals worn by men engaging in strenuous exercise.
Synonymsathletic supporter, suspensor, jockstrap, jock
Broaderman's clothingclothing that is designed / designed for men to wear
protective garmentclothing that is intended to protect the wearer from injury
Spanishsuspensorio, suspensor
Catalansuspensori, suspensor

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