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cheer·lead·er

 (chîr′lē′dər)
n.
1.
a. One who leads the cheering of spectators, as at a sports contest.
b. A member of a group that performs coordinated routines typically combining gymnastic and dance maneuvers, originally including rhythmic chants to encourage spectators to cheer at an athletic event, but often in competition with similar groups.
2. One who expresses praise for or promotes something enthusiastically.

cheer′lead′ing n.
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cheerleader

(ˈtʃɪəˌliːdə)
n
(General Sporting Terms) a person who leads a crowd in formal cheers, esp at sports events
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cheer•lead•er

(ˈtʃɪərˌli dər)

n.
a person who leads spectators in organized cheering, esp. at an athletic event.
[1900–05, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cheerleader - an enthusiastic and vocal supportercheerleader - an enthusiastic and vocal supporter; "he has become a cheerleader for therapeutic cloning"
admirer, booster, protagonist, supporter, champion, friend - a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; "all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library"
2.cheerleader - someone who leads the cheers by spectators at a sporting event
leader - a person who rules or guides or inspires others
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Translations
pom-pom girl
vodja navijačev

cheerleader

[ˈtʃɪəˌliːdəʳ] N (esp US) → animador(a) m/f
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cheerleader

[ˈtʃɪərliːdər] npom-pom girl f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

cheerleader

n (Sport) → Cheerleader m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

cheerleader

[ˈtʃɪəˌliːdəʳ] ncheerleader f inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Cheerleaders from the Black Country are celebrating a successful trip to the USA.
For the 4th PSL event, there was a proposal from the he Pakistan Cricket Board that each match should also have a batch of cheerleaders who would perform during the matches to raise the spirits of the playing teams.
Twist and Hit cheerleaders showed their spirit before jetting out for the world championships.
Reid's Harvest House in Chester was the scene of the gathering and cheerleaders, parents, coaches and guests were there to enjoy the fine dining and the presentation of awards.
A teacher came up to her and said she should lose weight because cheerleaders are skinny.
Recently, while reminiscing about my teenage years, I remembered just how important the impact of cheerleaders was on me as an athlete.
THREE male cheerleaders will perform at American football games from next month, in an NFL first.
Blackwell's proposal wants the meeting to include at least four cheerleaders, with the goal of preparing "a set of binding rules and regulations which apply to all NFL teams," The New York Times reported.
A new season of LamiGirl cheerleaders, the pep squad for Taoyuan's Lamigo baseball team, began spring training for the upcoming baseball season Friday.
Speculation is rife about why North Korea has decided not to send an art troupe or cheerleaders to the Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang this week after sending the groups to the Winter Olympics in February.
A group of North Korean cheerleaders were briefly wowed by the apparent, sudden arrival of their leader, Kim Jong Un, at a Winter Olympics ice hockey game on Wednesday.
He generated headlines Wednesday by appearing before the North Korean cheerleaders in the stands, which gave the cheerleaders a brief moment of pause before they realized what was going on, (https://www.reuters.com/article/us-olympics-2018-iceh-w-cor-jpn-kim/north-korean-cheerleaders-caught-off-guard-by-fake-kim-jong-un-idUSKCN1FY1ID) per Reuters .