Apostate and Partisan


Apostate noun - A person who abandons a cause or organization usually without right.
Usage example: an apostate from communism, he later became one of its harshest critics

Partisan is an antonym for apostate.


Partisan noun - One who follows the opinions or teachings of another.
Usage example: partisans of the charismatic leader refuse to tolerate any criticism of him at all

Apostate is an antonym for partisan.

Nearby Word: partisanship
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