Synonyms of dissident


1. dissenter, dissident, protester, objector, contestant, person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul

usage: a person who dissents from some established policy


1. dissident, heretical, heterodox, unorthodox (vs. orthodox)

usage: characterized by departure from accepted beliefs or standards

2. dissentient, dissenting(prenominal), dissident, negative (vs. affirmative)

usage: disagreeing, especially with a majority

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Definition and meaning of dissident (Dictionary)