One who traitorously switches allegiance.
One who violates his allegiance and betrays his/her country; one guilty of treason; one who, in breach of trust, delivers his country to an enemy, or yields up any fort or place intrusted to his defense, or surrenders an army or body of troops to the enemy, unless when vanquished; also, one who takes arms and levies war against his country; or one who aids an enemy in conquering his country.
The definition of a pervert is a person with abnormal sexual behavior.
A person who professes a heresy; esp., a church member who holds beliefs opposed to church dogma
A person who formally opposes the current political structure, opposes the political group in power, opposes the policies of the political group in power, or opposes current laws.
(Slang) A person who frequently passes time at a particular place. Often used in combination:
In the Spanish Civil War, one who remained loyal to the Republic, opposing Franco's revolt
A person who has membership in some group, association or religion.
The definition of approach refers to the process of going towards something.
Find another word for apostates. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for apostates, like: turncoats, renegades, deserters, traitors, perverts, heretics, dissidents, defectors, rats, loyalists and adherents.