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dissident

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of dissident

  1. deviating from commonly accepted beliefs or practices <dissident elements within the Catholic Church> Synonyms dissentient, dissenting, heretical, heterodox, iconoclastic, maverick, nonconformist, nonorthodox, out-there, unconventional, unorthodoxRelated Words free-spirited, freethinking, nontraditional; apostate, defecting, renegade; schismatic (also schismatical), sectarian, separatistAntonyms conforming, conformist, conventional, orthodox




dissident

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dissident

  1. a person who believes, teaches, or advocates something opposed to accepted beliefs <the conference drew political dissidents of every ilk> Synonyms dissenter, dissentient, heretic, heresiarch, nonconformistRelated Words apostate, defector, renegade; schismatic, sectarian, separationist, separatist; disbeliever, infidel, misbeliever, unbeliever; bohemian, individualistNear Antonyms believerAntonyms conformer, conformist





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