1 a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; "all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library" [syn: supporter, protagonist, champion, booster, friend]
2 a person who admires; someone who esteems or respects or approves
3 someone who admires a young woman; "she had many admirers" [syn: adorer]
- Rhymes: -aɪərə(r)
- One who admires.
one who admires
- Czech: obdivovatel
Maecenas, abettor, adherent, adorer, advocate, aficionado, amateur, amorist, angel, apologist, backer, beau, booster, buff, champion, collector, darling, defender, dependence, devotee, dilettante, encourager, endorser, enthusiast, exponent, fan, fancier, favorer, follower, friend at court, groupie, idolater, idolizer, infatuate, lover, mainstay, maintainer, paramour, paranymph, partisan, patron, promoter, protagonist, pursuer, reliance, rooter, second, seconder, sectary, sider, sponsor, stalwart, standby, suitor, support, supporter, sustainer, sweetheart, sympathizer, upholder, votary, well-wisher, wooer, worshiper