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Another word for henchman

  1. One who supports and adheres to another

      1. A supporter or follower (of a person, cause, etc.)
      2. A supporter, as of a cause or individual:
      1. A subgroup sharing a common factor in a statistical survey, as age or income level
      2. A companion or associate.
      3. An ancient Roman military unit of 300-600 men, constituting one tenth of a legion
      1. A pupil or follower of any teacher or school of religion, learning, art, etc.
      2. A member of the Disciples of Christ
      3. An active adherent, as of a movement or philosophy.
      1. One who accepts the guidance, command, or leadership of another:
      2. A servant or attendant
      3. A person who follows another's beliefs or teachings; disciple
      1. A subordinate official, deputy, or the like
      2. A subordinate official, especially a servile one.
      3. (Obs.) A mistress or paramour
      1. A person who takes the part of or strongly supports one side, party, or person; often, specif., an unreasoning, emotional adherent
      2. A member of an organized body of fighters who attack or harass an enemy, especially within occupied territory; a guerrilla.
      3. Any of a group of guerrilla fighters; esp., a member of an organized civilian force fighting covertly to drive out occupying enemy troops
      1. (Microbiology) A colony of microorganisms whose growth in culture medium is enhanced by certain substances produced by another colony in its proximity.
      2. A follower or attendant attached to a prince or other person of importance
      3. A subservient follower; a sycophant.
      1. One that supports, as a structural member of a building.
      2. An athletic supporter.
      3. A person who supports; advocate; adherent; partisan
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Another word for henchman

      1. (Nautical) A wooden framework used to strengthen a ship's deck at the point where a mast or other structure passes through it.
      2. One of two or more persons engaged in the same business enterprise and sharing its profits and risks: each is an agent for the other or others and is liable, except when limited to his or her own investment, for the debts of the firm
      3. A domestic partner.
      1. One that argues for a cause; a supporter or defender:
      2. A person who speaks or writes in support of something
      3. A person who pleads another's cause; specif., a lawyer
      1. A subsidy granted to the king for a special purpose
      2. Something that provides help, support, or relief, such as money or supplies:
      3. The act or result of helping; assistance:
      1. A companion; close friend
      2. (Informal) An assistant to another person, especially to one's superior or more important person.
      3. A partner; confederate