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backslider

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  • as inrenegade
  • as intraitor
  • as infallen angel
  • as intartuffe
  • as indeserter
  • as inapostate
  • as inhypocrite
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Synonyms for backslider

noun person who is rebellious
  • defector
  • deserter
  • dissident
  • heretic
  • insurgent
  • mutineer
  • traitor
  • apostate
  • backslider
  • betrayer
  • double-crosser
  • escapee
  • exile
  • fugitive
  • iconoclast
  • outlaw
  • rebel
  • recreant
  • refugee
  • runaway
  • snake
  • tergiversator
  • turnabout
  • turncoat
  • abandoner
  • forsaker
  • schismatic
  • snake in the grass

Antonyms for backslider

  • adherent
  • follower
  • passivist
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to backslider

apostate

noun. traitor
  • backslider
  • defector
  • deserter
  • dissenter
  • heretic
  • nonconformist
  • rat
  • recreant
  • renegade
  • turncoat

deserter

noun. fugitive from responsibility

fallen angel

noun. angel cast out of heaven

hypocrite

noun. person who pretends, is deceitful

renegade

noun. person who is rebellious

renegades

noun. person who is rebellious
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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