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