Meaning of EXPONENT in English

n. Function: noun

one who actively promotes or backs something FF1C; an exponent of arbitration in labor disputes FF1E;

Synonyms: advocate, champion, expounder, proponent, supporter

Related Words: backer, booster, partisan, promoter, protagonist; defender, upholder

Contrasted Words: antagonist, enemy; opposition

Antonyms: opponent

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.