heretic

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heretic

noun

Definition of HERETIC

1
a person who believes, teaches, or advocates something opposed to accepted beliefs <Galileo was condemned as a heretic for supporting Copernicus's thesis that the earth revolves around the sun and not vice versa>
Near Antonyms believer
2
a person who does not conform to generally accepted standards or customs <he's the ultimate heretic: a Yankees fan living deep in the heart of the Red Sox Nation>
Near Antonyms adherent, follower, supporter; sheep

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