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See definition of retainers on Dictionary.com
  • as inentourage
  • as insuite

synonyms for retainers

  • retinue
  • associates
  • attendants
  • companions
  • company
  • cortege
  • court
  • courtiers
  • escort
  • following
  • groupies
  • hangers-on
  • staff
  • suite
  • sycophants
  • toadies
  • train
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antonyms for retainers

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  • leader
  • individual
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How to use retainers in a sentence

The Afghan was true to his salt, and their own retainers, who had come with them from Lucknow, remained steadfast at this crisis.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
To this end they spread a distorted epitome of his favourite views, amongst their retainers.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Beneath the portico, numbers of servants and retainers were lounging about, enjoying the fresco.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
The mob of relatives and friends wrecked and burned the castle, massacring the retainers to a man.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Returning to Bithoor the Nana was proclaimed Peishwa amid the booming of cannon and the plaudits of his retainers.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Later still, a chief arrived with his retainers, bringing a precious mat to wrap about the dead.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Unfortunately Henry and his counsellors did not appreciate the consequence of the suppression of retainers and liveries.
LANDHOLDING IN ENGLANDJOSEPH FISHER
Seated high on a sofa cushion, he purred contentedly and received the homage of his loyal retainers.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
Nor should a common interest with Mr. Croker and certain of that gentleman's retainers in the Port Chester railway deter him.
THE ONLOOKER, VOLUME 1, PART 2VARIOUS
I have seen your preparations; I have watched the movements of your retainers.
THE INTERNATIONAL MONTHLY MAGAZINE, VOLUME 5, NO. 1, JANUARY, 1852VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO RETAINERS

  • associates
  • attendants
  • companions
  • company
  • cortege
  • court
  • courtiers
  • escort
  • following
  • groupies
  • hangers-on
  • retainers
  • retinue
  • staff
  • suite
  • sycophants
  • toadies
  • train
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.