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How to sign: a person who backs a politician or a team etc.
"all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library";
Within this category: anglophile, believer, Boswell, cheerleader, Confederate, enthusiast, Francophile, free trader, functionalist, Jacobite, loyalist, New Dealer, philhellene, pillar, Roundhead, seconder, Shavian, subscriber, sympathizer, toaster, upholder, voucher, Whig
How to sign: someone who supports or champions something
How to sign: a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
"my invaluable assistant"; "they hired additional help to finish the work";
Within this category: accomplice, aide, attendant, coadjutor, dental assistant, deputy, dresser, event planner, facilitator, girl Friday, hatchet man, instrument, labor coach, mannequin, model, paraprofessional, powder monkey, prompter, right-hand man, secretary, sidesman, subordinate, underboss, water boy, whipper-in