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 Capitals had thousands of fans in the Vegas crowd and a building full of supporters watching back home along with countless thousands outside in the crowded D.C. streets.
If Liberal support collapses, the NDP should see a surge -- Abacus found that 79 percent of Liberal supporters would prefer an NDP win to a PC win.
Terence Crawford’s opponent Saturday night in Las Vegas is defending welterweight champion Jeff Horn of Australia, an unbeaten who stunned Manny Pacquiao before a massive throng of supporters at an outdoor stadium in Brisbane last year.
To many of Persky’s supporters, this case is an example of the system working, not evidence of Persky’s bias.
Throughout the day on Sunday, a stream of supporters quietly brought donations to a grassy field hidden behind one of Managua's main cathedrals.
But the Bridgeport mayor and petitioning candidate’s attempt to cast himself as a populist alternative to Lamont — just as Dannel P. Malloy did in the 2010 Democratic gubernatorial primary — rubbed some of Lamont’s supporters the wrong way.
Californians voted to create the top-two primary system in 2010 at the urging of supporters such as then-Gov.
Roseanne Barr’s rebooted eponymous sitcom was intended as, among other things, a humanizing rebuke to liberal caricatures of Trump supporters as knuckle-dragging racists.
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SUPPORTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of supporter for English Language Learners
: a person who supports an idea, a politician, a cause, etc.
: a fan of a sports team
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