Follower and Supporter


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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

Supporter is a synonym for follower in fan topic. In some cases you can use "Supporter" instead a noun "Follower", when it comes to topics like disciple, patriot, over. popular alternative
Nearby Words: follow, following, followed
Synonyms for Follower


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Supporter noun – A person who actively supports or favors a cause.
Usage example: President Lyndon B. Johnson was a strong supporter of civil rights

Follower is a synonym for supporter in fan topic. You can use "Follower" instead a noun "Supporter", if it concerns topics such as backer, advocate, patriot, over. popular alternative
Nearby Words: support, supported, supporting, supportive, supportable
Synonyms for Supporter

How words are described

ardent ardent follower ardent supporter
fervent fervent follower fervent supporter
female female follower female supporter
devoted devoted follower devoted supporter
Other adjectives: pure, particular, firm, prominent, loyal, faithful, strong, powerful, active, constant, big, main, sincere, major, avid, former, unthinking, fanatical, prior, closest, strongest.

Both words in one sentence

  • Your follower may be a valuable supporter early on, but eventually they'll just slow you down (and possibly get in the way of your shots).
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