Meaning of “well-wisher” in the English Dictionary

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"well-wisher" in British English

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well-wishernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwelˌwɪʃ.ər/ us /ˈwelˌwɪʃ.ɚ/

a person who encourages or supports you:

He was clutching the award he had just won for Best Newcomer, surrounded by fans and well-wishers.

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

"well-wisher" in American English

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well-wishernoun [ C ]

/ˈwelˌwɪʃ·ər/

a person who encourages or supports someone:

Hundreds of well-wishers surrounded the team.

(Definition of “well-wisher” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)