Deserter and Runaway


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Deserter noun – A person who abandons a cause or organization usually without right.
Runaway is a synonym for deserter in fugitive topic. In some cases you can use "Runaway" instead a noun "Deserter", when it comes to topics like defector, absconder, fugitive from responsibility. popular alternative
Nearby Words: desert, deserted, desertion, deserting
Synonyms for Deserter


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Runaway noun – Someone who flees from an uncongenial situation.
Deserter is a synonym for runaway in fugitive topic. You can use "Deserter" instead a noun "Runaway", if it concerns topics such as absconder, person who is trying to escape. popular alternative
Synonyms for Runaway

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known known deserter known runaway
old old deserter old runaway
former former deserter former runaway
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Runaway or Deserter. 2016. Accessed October 23, 2021.

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