Synonyms of dissident in English:

dissident


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noun

1‘a dissident who had been jailed by the regime’

SYNONYMS
dissenter, objector, protester, disputant
freethinker, nonconformist, independent thinker
rebel, revolutionary, recusant, renegade
subversive, agitator, insurgent, insurrectionist, insurrectionary, disruptor, mutineer
informal refusenik
ANTONYMS

conformist


adjective

1‘a demonstration coordinated by dissident intellectuals and workers’

SYNONYMS
dissentient, dissenting, disagreeing
opposing, opposed, opposition, objecting, protesting, complaining
rebellious, rebelling, revolutionary, recusant
nonconformist, non-compliant
ANTONYMS

conforming