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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
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More words related to backslider

apostate

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

hypocrite

noun. person who pretends, is deceitful
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