renegade definition

  • noun:
    • person who rejects a religion, cause, allegiance, or team for another; a deserter.
    • An outlaw; a rebel.
    • An outlaw or rebel.
    • A disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause, religion, governmental party, buddy, etc.
    • An apostate from Christianity or from any style of religious belief.
    • person who deserts from a military or naval post; a deserter.
    • a typical vagabond; a worthless or sinful other.
    • An apostate from a religious faith.
    • one that deserts to an enemy; person who deserts their celebration and joins another; a deserter.
    • Synonyms Neophyte, Proselyte., an such like. (identify convert), backslider, turncoat.
    • Traitor, runaway.
    • a disloyal individual who betrays or deserts their cause or faith or political party or friend etc.
    • somebody who rebels and becomes an outlaw
  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or resembling a renegade; traitorous.
    • having deserted a cause or concept
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To become a deserter or an outlaw.
  • verb:
    • break with established traditions

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