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Synonyms for renegade
ˈrɛn ɪˌgeɪdrene·gade

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. renegade

    adversary, antagonist, betrayer, deserter, enemy, hater, opponent, traitor

    adherent, aid, aider, ally, backer, disciple, follower, partisan, supporter

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. renegade

    apostate, traitor, deserter, heretic, betrayer, backslider, vagabond, turncoat, recreant

    supporter, adherent, defender, bigot, zealot, dogmatist, fanatic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. renegadenoun

    someone who rebels and becomes an outlaw

    deserter, turncoat, recreant, apostate, ratter


  2. deserter, apostate, renegade, turncoat, recreant, ratteradjective

    a disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion or political party or friend etc.

    turncoat, ratter, deserter, apostate, recreant, craven, defector, rat terrier, poltroon


  3. recreant, renegadeverb

    having deserted a cause or principle

    "some provinces had proved recreant"; "renegade supporters of the usurper"

    recreant, craven


  4. rebel, renegadeverb

    break with established customs

    arise, rebel, rise up, rise


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. renegadenoun

    apostate, backslider, turncoat

  2. renegadenoun

    deserter, revolter, rebel, traitor

  3. renegadenoun

    vagabond, worthless fellow

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. renegadenoun

    deserter, recreant, backslider, turncoat, rebel, traitor, vagabond, outcast

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "renegade":

    dissident, rogue, rebel, breakaway, apostate, splinter, insurgent, defector

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How to use renegade in a sentence?

  1. Sergio Marchionne:

    We refuse to invest in unprofitable ventures, if you look at the relevance of SUVs and CUVs in the European market... that dynamic has completely changed. It's created the possibility to launch the 500X and the Jeep Renegade in this market and open production on the European side.

  2. Kitty Block:

    This week, while one part of the Japanese government is proudly facilitating international cooperation by hosting the G20 meeting, another is quietly extricating itself from the obligation for global collaboration on the protection and management of the world's whales, japan leaving the IWC and defying international law to pursue its commercial whaling ambitions is renegade, retrograde and myopic....

  3. Hank Johnson:

    It seems like this is a renegade contractor visiting abuse on military personnel and live animals, it’s mind-boggling. It’s like a diabolical mad scientist at work in a horror movie.

  4. Steve Cortes:

    Instead of worrying about protecting the children of Chicago, he’s worried about protecting known criminal illegal immigrants – that’s a renegade action.

  5. Jaime Joyce:

    Moonshine has huge crossover appeal, its renegade reputation makes it alluring to consumers who want a little taste of tradition. It makes them feel a little outlaw, too, without breaking any laws.

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