|1.||[ noun ] a person who backs a politician or a team etc.|
|Synonyms:||protagonist supporter booster friend champion|
"all their supporters came out for the game" "they are friends of the library"
|Related terms:||advocate convert Confederate loyalist free_trader enthusiast believer seconder subscriber Francophile Whig Jacobite functionalist Cavalier verifier Shavian maintainer sympathizer philhellene boswell new_dealer toaster anglophile Roundhead pillar cheerleader promote defend back|
|2.||[ noun ] a person who admires; someone who esteems or respects or approves|
|Related terms:||person venerator marveller admire|
|3.||[ noun ] someone who admires a young woman|
"she had many admirers"
|Related terms:||lover suitor fancier worshiper adore|