Meaning of “sympathizer” in the English Dictionary

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"sympathizer" in British English

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sympathizernoun [ C ]

UK usually sympathiser uk /ˈsɪm.pə.θaɪ.zər/ us /ˈsɪm.pə.θaɪ.zɚ/

a person who supports a political organization or believes in a set of ideas:

He had been a known IRA sympathizer.

(Definition of “sympathizer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sympathizer" in American English

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sympathizernoun [ C ]

us /ˈsɪm·pəˌθɑɪ·zər/

a person who supports a political organization or believes in a set of ideas:

a suspected communist sympathizer

(Definition of “sympathizer” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)