One who supports and adheres to another
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He was at first an adherent of Daniel D.
In theology Collier was an adherent of the High Church party, though his views were by no means orthodox.
Dreyfus, an adherent of the BAN faith.
Paul Kruger, who lived near Rustenburg, became a strong adherent of the new church.
He was a learned and eloquent controversialist, and a faithful adherent to Wycliffe's doctrine.