Synonyms of adherent in English:

adherent


See definition of adherent

noun

1‘an adherent of the Catholic religion’

SYNONYMS

follower, supporter, upholder, defender, advocate, disciple, votary, partisan, member, friend, stalwart

fanatic, zealot

believer, worshipper, attender

Fan, admirer, enthusiast, devotee, lover, addict, aficionado

informal hanger-on, groupie, buff, freak, fiend, nut, maniac

North American informal booster, cohort, rooter

rare janissary, sectary

ANTONYMS

opponent


adjective

1‘the colon has an adherent layer of mucus gel’

SYNONYMS

adhesive, sticky, sticking, adhering, clinging, tacky, gluey, gummy, gummed, cohesive, viscous, viscid, glutinous, mucilaginous

British claggy

Scottish Northern English clarty

informal gooey, gloopy, cloggy, gungy, icky

North American informal gloppy

rare tenacious, viscoid