Follower and Flunky


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Follower noun – One who follows the opinions or teachings of another.
Usage example: the followers of Gandhi have spread his philosophy of nonviolence all over the world

Flunky and follower are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Flunky" instead a noun "Follower".
Nearby Words: follow, following, followed
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Flunky noun – A person hired to perform household or personal services.
Usage example: since I'm just the flunky who files his papers, I've no idea where he is

Follower and flunky are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Follower" instead a noun "Flunky".
Nearby Words: flunkey, flunk, flunking, flunked
Synonyms for Flunky
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