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dissident

Synonyms of dissident in English:

noun

  • 1 a jailed dissident
    dissenter, objector, protester;
    rebel, revolutionary, recusant, subversive, agitator, insurgent, insurrectionist, refusenik
    [Antonyms] conformist
  • adjective

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  • 1 dissident intellectuals
    dissenting, disagreeing;
    opposing, objecting, protesting, rebellious, rebelling, revolutionary, recusant, nonconformist, dissentient
    [Antonyms] conforming
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    Word of the day orthoepy
    Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
    noun
    the correct or accepted pronunciation of words