Synonyms and Antonyms of high priest
1 a person who actively supports or favors a cause the high priest of tax relief for the state's property owners Synonyms advocate, advocator, apostle, backer, booster, champion, expounder, espouser, friend, gospeler (or gospeller), herald, hierophant, exponent, paladin, promoter, proponent, protagonist, supporter, true believer, tub-thumper, white knightRelated Words loyalist, partisan (also partizan), stalwart; adherent, cohort, disciple, follower; interpreter; applauder, cheerleader, encourager, fellow travelerNear Antonyms enemy, foe, rival; belittler, critic, faultfinderAntonyms adversary, antagonist, opponent
2 one who brings an art or science to full realization as the high priest of nouvelle cuisine, he was enormously influential in the food world Synonyms expounder, guru, exponent, interpreter, practitionerRelated Words dean, doyen, grand old man; ideologue (also idealogue), philosopher, theorist; advocate, apostle, backer, booster, champion, promoter, proponent, supporter
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up high priest? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).