idolater

Synonyms and related words:
Druid, Parsi, Sabaist, Zoroastrian, admirer, adorer, allotheist, amateur, animal worshiper, animist, anthropolater, arborolater, archaeolater, beadsman, booster, buff, celebrant, chapelgoer, chthonian, churchgoer, collector, communicant, congregation, daily communicant, demon worshiper, demonolater, dendrolater, devil worshiper, devotee, dilettante, evangelist, fan, fancier, fetishist, fire worshiper, follower, groupie, heathen, idol worshiper, idolatress, idolatrizer, idolist, idolizer, nature worshiper, ophiolater, pagan, petitioner, phallic worshiper, prayer, pyrolater, revivalist, rooter, snake worshiper, star worshiper, sun worshiper, suppliant, supplicant, supplicator, theriolater, therolater, tree worshiper, venerator, votary, worshiper, zoolater

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Idolater — I*dol a*ter, n. [F. idol[^a]tre: cf. L. idololatres, Gr. ?. See {Idolatry}.] 1. A worshiper of idols; one who pays divine honors to images, statues, or representations of anything made by hands; one who worships as a deity that which is not God;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • idolater — (n.) late 14c., ydolatrer idol worshipper, from O.Fr. idolatre, contracted from L.L. idololatres, from Eccles. Gk. eidololatres idol worshipper (see IDOLATRY (Cf. idolatry)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • idolater — [ī däl′ə tər] n. [ME idolatre < OFr < LL(Ec) idololatres < LGr(Ec) eidōlolatrēs < Gr eidōlon (see IDOL) + latris, hired servant < latron, wages: see LARCENY] 1. a person who worships an idol or idols 2. a devoted admirer; adorer …   English World dictionary

  • idolater — noun /ˌaɪˈdɑlətər/ One who worships idols; a pagan. I wrote unto you in an epistle not to company with fornicators: Yet not altogether with the fornicators of this world, or with the covetous, or extortioners, or with idolaters; for then must ye… …   Wiktionary

  • idolater — idolatry ► NOUN 1) worship of idols. 2) adulation. DERIVATIVES idolater noun idolatrous adjective. ORIGIN from Greek eid lon idol + latreia worship …   English terms dictionary

  • idolater — or idolator noun Date: 14th century 1. a worshiper of idols 2. a person that admires intensely and often blindly one that is not usually a subject of worship …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • idolater — /uy dol euh teuhr/, n. 1. Also, idolist /uyd l ist/. a worshiper of idols. 2. a person who is an immoderate admirer; devotee. [1350 1400; ME idolatrer, equiv. to idolatr(ie) IDOLATRY + er ER2; rer > er by dissimilation] * * * …   Universalium

  • idolater — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. fetishist, heathen, votary; see enthusiast 1 , pagan …   English dictionary for students

  • idolater — i·dol·a·ter || aɪ dÉ‘lÉ™tÉ™(r) / dÉ’l n. idol worshiper; admirer, one who adores or idolizes someone or something …   English contemporary dictionary

  • idolater — tailored …   Anagrams dictionary

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