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noun as in reformer


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He campaigned first and foremost as a crusader for New York City’s large nonwhite working class, using Manhattan’s ivory tower and its “fancy candidates” as a foil.

Yet a closer look suggests the site is not always the independent crusader it appears to be.

It’s conceivable that another figure from the party, the rabid anti-judiciary crusader Simcha Rothman, would be justice minister.

From Time

Hamzah, who paints himself as an anti-corruption crusader, fits the bill as someone tribes could turn to as an alternative to the current leader.

From Vox

It’s a mistake to think of the public as divided between a faction of enthusiastic vaccine advocates and a smaller bloc of equally adamant anti-vaccination crusaders.

The lascivious sex predator is out; the deep-pocketed caped crusader is most definitely in.

His success was revolutionary, but what would the crusader think if he saw the massacres that have gone unstopped today?

At the core of al Qaeda's narrative is the message that Islam is under siege by a 'Zionist Crusader' conspiracy.

In an article entitled “In the words of the enemy,” it describes Obama as a “crusader, apostate.”

But really, what does it matter if the caped crusader is gay?

So the spirit of the simple crusader went marching on through the war, and his name was linked forever with the cause of freedom.

The feeling that he, too, was a crusader grew strongly upon him, and by night and day was his support.

Old and thickly inhabited Europe melted away, and the young crusader stood alone and solitary among the mountains.

The crusader of the day before was none the less the crusader this morning, and he whistled soft and happy airs as he descended.

He was the young crusader again, a knight coming to rescue his lady from the hands of the infidels.

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On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to crusader, such as: agitator, campaigner, zealot, champion, progressive, and radical.

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