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dissident

dis·si·dent

dissident

 
pronunciation:
dI s dihnt
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition: disagreeing with, dissenting from, or opposing (the opinions or doctrines of others or the authority of some group or institution).
antonyms:
conforming
similar words:
renegade
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part of speech: noun
definition: one who disagrees or dissents; dissenter.
antonyms:
conformist
similar words:
renegade
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derivation: dissidently (adv.)
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