Adherent and Devotee


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Adherent noun – One who follows the opinions or teachings of another.
Usage example: the Flat Earth Society surely doesn't have many adherents

Devotee is a synonym for adherent in admirer topic. In some cases you can use "Devotee" instead a noun "Adherent", when it comes to topics like fan, follower, supporter, patriot. popular alternative
Nearby Words: adhere, adherence, adhering, adherer
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Devotee noun – A person with a strong and habitual liking for something.
Usage example: a devotee of stamp collecting

Adherent is a synonym for devotee in follower topic. You can use "Adherent" instead a noun "Devotee", if it concerns topics such as admirer, fan, enthusiast, patriot. popular alternative
Nearby Words: devoted, devotion, devote, devotedly, devotional
Synonyms for Devotee
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