well-wisher

noun
well-wish·​er | \ ˈwel-ˌwi-shər How to pronounce well-wisher (audio) , -ˈwi- \

Definition of well-wisher

: one who wishes well to another : an admiring supporter or fan

Other Words from well-wisher

well-wishing \ ˈwel-​ˌwi-​shiŋ How to pronounce well-wishing (audio) , -​ˈwi-​ \ adjective or noun

First Known Use of well-wisher

circa 1576, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of well-wisher was circa 1576

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“Well-wisher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/well-wisher. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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well-wisher

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English Language Learners Definition of well-wisher

: someone who wants another person to be happy, successful, etc.

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