Examples of supporter in a Sentence
a supporter of the Independent party
President Lyndon B. Johnson was a strong supporter of civil rights.
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The damage prompted the foundation to ask supporters for contributions to rebuild their Texas facilities.
The farm has encouraged supporters on its Facebook page to attend Wednesday's hearing.
Antifa protesters were seeing chasing and beating Trump supporters and rally organizers, and police — who deployed tear gas on the crowd — reported 14 arrests.
Counter-demonstrators vastly outnumbered the president's supporters.
On Sunday, Leekley spoke about Kate to a crowd of walkers and supporters about the campaign against drunk driving.
The party staged a rally in Pikeville, Ky., earlier this year, drawing about 125 supporters.
Also this week, some optimistic Donald Trump supporters tried to pass off a 2016 photo of a championship parade for the Cleveland Cavaliers as a shot of the crowd at a Trump rally in Phoenix.
Kaepernick thanked his supporters with a tweet with a photo of protesters raising their right fists in the air.
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First Known Use of supporter
Synonymsadvocate, advocator, apostle, backer, booster, champion, expounder, espouser, friend, gospeler (or gospeller), herald, hierophant, high priest, paladin, promoter, proponent, protagonist, exponent, true believer, tub-thumper, white knight
Antonymsadversary, antagonist, opponent
Related Wordsloyalist, partisan (also partizan), stalwart; adherent, cohort, disciple, follower; interpreter; applauder, cheerleader, encourager, fellow traveler
Near Antonymsenemy, foe, rival; belittler, critic, faultfinder
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