confederate definition

  • noun:
    • an associate of a confederacy; an ally.
    • One who assists in a plot; an accomplice. See Synonyms at partner.
    • A supporter regarding the Confederate States of The united states.
    • a part of a confederacy
    • an accomplice in a plot
    • An actor who participates in a psychological test pretending to-be an interest in actuality employed by the specialist (also referred to as a 'stooge').
    • person who is united with others in a league; an individual or a nation engaged in a confederacy; an ally; in addition, an accomplice in a poor feeling.
    • A name designating an adherent into cause of the States which experimented with withdraw from Union (1860-1865).
    • a person who is united or banded with another or other people in a tight or league; people or country involved with a confederacy; an ally; a co-employee; an accomplice.
    • particularly A citizen or subject of one of several confederated states; specifically (with a capital), a citizen or soldier of any one of several south States of the American Union which formed the Confederate States of The united states, who participated in or sympathized with the try to destroy the Union by secession while the prosecution associated with civil war.
    • Synonyms buddy, Companion, etc. (identify associate), accomplice, accessory, abetter, fellow-conspirator.
    • a supporter of Confederate shows of The united states
    • someone who helps in a plot
    • a person who joins with another in carrying-out some program (especially an unethical or illegal plan)
  • adjective:
    • United in a confederacy; allied.
    • Of or relating to the Confederate States of America.
    • of, relating to, or united in a confederacy
    • banded together; allied.
    • United in a league; allied by treaty; engaged in a confederacy; banded together; allied.
    • Of or pertaining to the government for the eleven Southern States of US which (1860-1865) experimented with establish an independent country fashioned the Confederate States of America.
    • of or regarding the southern Confederacy throughout the US Civil War
    • united in a confederacy or league
  • verb-transitive:
    • to create into or become section of a confederacy.
    • To unite in a league or confederacy; to ally.
  • verb:
    • To combine into a confederacy.
    • form friends or unite
    • kind a confederation with; of countries
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To unite in a league; to participate in a mutual contract or covenant; to band together.
  • others:
    • To unite in a league or alliance; join in a mutual contract or covenant.
    • To cause to unite in a league; ally.
    • United in a league; allied by compact or treaty; engaged in a confederacy; leagued; with respect to a confederacy.
    • especially [capitalized] regarding the Confederate States of The united states: as, the Confederate federal government or military.

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