Examples from the Web for supporter
“There might be a ‘new fresh thing’ going on here,” said Thom Hartmann, a liberal radio host and Sanders supporter.Why the Left Loves Warren, But Won’t Swoon for Sanders|David Freedlander|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Roberts and the Republicans are trying to portray the independent as a Barack Obama supporter who is just a Democrat in disguise.The Independents Who Could Tip the Senate in November|Linda Killian|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When Michele Bachmann claimed in 2011 that a supporter had been bribed to defect to Ron Paul, observers rolled their eyes.
Voters went against him even despite Democratic attempts to portray Hoover as a supporter of racial equality.
The key for Santorum is being able to rebuild the supporter infrastructure that he spent so much time laboring to create in 2012.
Oppius was a man of equestrian rank, a supporter and agent of Csar at Rome.A History of Roman Literature|Harold North Fowler
The supporter shown in the sketch saves the wear from the strain on the lines.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
I found a supporter at Sligo in my elderly uncle, a man of fifty-three or fifty-four, with the habits of a much older man.The Trembling of the Veil|William Butler Yeats
Backer, one who places his money on a particular man or animal; a supporter of one side in a contest.The Slang Dictionary|John Camden Hotten
The supporter of the house is his wife, Treine, who makes a living by usury.
British Dictionary definitions for supporter
Word Origin and History for supporter
mid-15c., agent noun from support (v.).