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Meaning of “sympathizer” in the English Dictionary

"sympathizer" in British English

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sympathizernoun [C]

(UK usually sympathiser) uk   /ˈsɪm.pə.θaɪ.zər/  us   /-zɚ/
a ​person who ​supports a ​politicalorganization 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 ​politicalorganization or ​believes in a set of ​ideas: a ​suspectedcommunist sympathizer
(Definition of sympathizer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sympathizer”
in Arabic مُتعاطِف…
in Korean 지지자…
in Portuguese simpatizante…
in Catalan simpatitzant…
in Japanese 支持者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 支持者, 信奉者…
in Turkish taraftar, yandaş, sempatizan…
in Russian сторонник, сочувствующий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 支持者, 信奉者…
in Italian sostenitore, -trice, simpatizzante…
in Polish sympaty-k/czka…
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