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renegade

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈren.ɪ.ɡeɪd/ formal disapproving
a person who has changed their feelings of support and duty from one political, religious, national, etc. group to a new one: A band of renegades had captured the prince and were holding him to ransom.
renegade
adjective [before noun] uk   us  
a renegade soldier/priest
Translations of “renegade”
in Chinese (Traditional) 叛徒, 變節者, 背叛者…
in Russian ренегат, изменник…
in Turkish dönek kimse, dönme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 叛徒, 变节者, 背叛者…
in Polish renegat, zdraj-ca/czyni…
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