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Synonyms for protagonist
proʊˈtæg ə nɪstpro·tag·o·nist

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Wiktionary

  1. protagonistnoun

    Antonyms:
    antagonist

  2. protagonistnoun

    Antonyms:
    antagonist

  3. protagonistnoun

    Antonyms:
    antagonist

  4. protagonistnoun

    Antonyms:
    antagonist

Princeton's WordNet

  1. supporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, booster, friendnoun

    a person who backs a politician or a team etc.

    "all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library"

    Synonyms:
    booster shot, promoter, wiz, whiz, acquaintance, plugger, recall dose, booster station, takeoff booster, maven, adorer, booster unit, paladin, athletic supporter, jock, whizz, friend, ally, takeoff rocket, booster, shoplifter, relay link, assistant, hotshot, hero, sensation, lifter, mavin, suspensor, ace, genius, star, relay transmitter, title-holder, agonist, help, virtuoso, fighter, wizard, helper, supporter, booster dose, jockstrap, adept, relay station, superstar, champ, booster rocket, admirer, booster amplifier, garter, champion, sponsor, patron

  2. protagonist, agonistnoun

    the principal character in a work of fiction

    Synonyms:
    supporter, champion, agonist, friend, booster, admirer

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  1. List of paraphrases for "protagonist":

    player, actor

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How to use protagonist in a sentence?

  1. Claudio Castro:

    Young and talented, Marília was the protagonist of a new chapter of Brazilian country music and inspiration for several singers in the segment. The country is shocked and mourns this loss that came too early.

  2. Nick Adams:

    As the first playable transgender protagonist in a major studio release, Tyler is an important step forward for representation in gaming.

  3. Aldo Rebelo:

    The armed forces have no interest in being a protagonist in domestic politics, the solution to the political problem lies within political institutions.

  4. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi:

    If being a protagonist means playing at running after other people's bombardments, then I say 'no thank you'.

  5. Maire Claire:

    Diversity is important in Hollywood, and I would never want to feel like I was playing a character that was offensive, also, having a franchise with a female protagonist driving it is such a rare opportunity. Certainly, I feel the enormous pressure of that — the weight of such a big property on my shoulders.


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