Synonyms of champion in English:
2 a champion of change
advocate, proponent, promoter, proposer, supporter, standard-bearer, torch-bearer, defender, protector, upholder, backer, exponent, patron, sponsor, prime mover;
pleader for, campaigner for, propagandist for, lobbyist for, fighter for, battler for, crusader for, apologist for;
North American booster
[Antonyms] opponent, critic
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an organization championing the rights of tribal peoples
advocate, promote, plead for, hold a torch for, defend, protect, uphold, support, back, espouse, ally oneself with, stand behind, stand up for, take someone's part, campaign for, lobby for, fight for, battle for, crusade for, take up the cudgels for;
propose, sponsor, vouch for, second
[Antonyms] oppose, criticize
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