Synonyms for Adherent:
respectful, compliant, conforming, obedient, concurrent, servile, yielding, meek, willing, supporting, submissive.
n.sponsor, friend, proponent, advocate, sympathizer, ideologue, exponent. minion, cohort, precede, satellite, over, henchman. •adherent (noun)
conformist, believer, Conformer, true believer, convert, born-again.
study atfollower, henchman.
•supporter or follower (noun)
believer, advocate, disciple.
ideologue, friend, sympathizer, proponent, advocate. henchman, exponent, minion. satellite, cohort. •guarantor
•Other relevant words:
cohort, satellite, sponsor, proponent, disciple, advocate, minion, henchman, adhesive, exponent, friend, sympathizer.
Usage examples for adherent
If it came to it, if there was occasion- such occasion as I dared not contemplate- could Miss Raven and myself count on Wing as a friend, or should we find him an adherent of the strange and curious gang, which, if the truth was to be faced, literally held not only our liberty, but our lives at its disposal? – Ravensdene Court by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher