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confederate

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of confederate

  1. 1 one associated with another in wrongdoing the police were able to track down his confederates once the thief started talking Synonyms of confederate abettor (also abetter), accessory (also accessary), cohort, accompliceWords Related to confederate collaborationist, collaborator, informant, informer; evidence, state's evidence; companion, comrade, crony, henchman, partner; conspirator, plotter, traitor; gangster, mobster, racketeer

  2. 2 someone associated with another to give assistance or moral support relied on her confederates in the medical community for support Synonyms of confederate abettor (also abetter), backer, bedfellow, ally, fellow traveler, supporter, sympathizerWords Related to confederate empathizer, well-wisher; accessory (also accessary), accomplice, coalitionist, collaborationist, collaborator; adjunct, assistant, coadjutor, helper; associate, cohort, colleague, fellow, partner; buddy, chum, companion, comrade, confidant, crony, familiar, friend, intimate, mate, palNear Antonyms of confederate belittler, detractor; adversary, enemy, foe, opponent


confederate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of confederate

  1. to form or enter into an association that furthers the interests of its members the nations confederated in order to lower international trade barriers Synonyms of confederate associate, band (together), club, coalesce, cohere, ally, conjoin, cooperate, federate, league, uniteWords Related to confederate cabal, collaborate, gang up, hang together, team (up); incorporate, organize, unionize; affiliate; amalgamate, combine, conglomerate, consolidate, converge, group, join, merge; knot, link, tie, wedNear Antonyms of confederate detach, disengage, dissolve, disunite, divorce, part, segregate, separate, sever, split, sunder; alienate, estrange, fall outAntonyms of confederate break up, disband



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