Supporter vs Apologist - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Supporter is a related term of apologist.
As nouns the difference between supporter and apologist
is that supporter
is a person who gives support to someone or something while apologist
is one who makes an apology.
A person who gives support to someone or something.
# A person who supports, promotes, advocates or champions a cause or movement; an adherent.
# A person who provides moral or physical support to another; an attendant participating in a ceremony or procession.
# (sports) Someone who is a fan of a certain sports team or sportsperson.
Something that supports another thing.
# Something that supports a structure such as a building or a sculpture.
# (heraldry) An animal or figure that supports a shield in a coat of arms.
# A garter worn around the leg to support a sock or stocking.
#* 1957 , , 1991 LB Books edition, page 117,
- There were 10,000 supporters in the last match.
- From the radiator, where he was attaching supporters to his socks, Zooey glanced up at her.
One who makes an apology.
One who speaks or writes in defense of a faith, a cause, or an institution.
* (one who makes an apology) apologizer, apologiser