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English definition of “well-wisher”

well-wisher

noun [C]     /ˈwelˌwɪʃ.ər/ US  //
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.Supporters, members and defendersBelievers and non-believers
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