Defector and Zealot


Defector noun - A person who abandons a cause or organization usually without right.
Usage example: the defector demanded political asylum in exchange for information about his nation's spying operations

Zealot is an antonym for defector.


Zealot noun - One who is intensely or excessively devoted to a cause.
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Synonyms for Zealot

Defector is an antonym for zealot.

Nearby Words: zealous, zealotry
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