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proponent

pro·po·nent

proponent

 
 
pronunciation:
pr po nnt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: one who proposes or favors an idea, doctrine, course of action, or the like.
He was an early proponent of giving women the vote.
antonyms:
opponent
definition 2: in law, one who puts forward an instrument such as a will for acceptance or probate.