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fellow traveler

One who sympathizes with or supports the tenets and program of an organized group, such as the Communist Party, without being a member.

[Translation of Russian poputchik : po, on, along + put', path + -chik, n. suff.]

fel′low trav′eler

a person who supports or sympathizes with a group or party, esp. a Communist Party, but is not a member.
[1935–40; translation of Russian popútchik]
fel′low-trav′eling, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fellow traveler - a communist sympathizer (but not a member of the Communist Party)
well-wisher, sympathiser, sympathizer - someone who shares your feelings or opinions and hopes that you will be successful
2.fellow traveler - a traveler who accompanies you
traveler, traveller - a person who changes location
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So he walked forward to the tree, but just as he came under the first branches they bent down and twined around him, and the next minute he was raised from the ground and flung headlong among his fellow travelers.
The scout directed Heyward and his disconsolate fellow travelers to seat themselves in the forward end of the canoe, and took possession of the other himself, as erect and steady as if he floated in a vessel of much firmer materials.
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With fellow travelers lulled by their books, their naps, their thoughts or their television shows hooked to headphones, a flight can be delightfully free of interruption and inanity.
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The Chinese New Year, coming up this Sunday, February 10, is China's biggest celebrated holiday, people are traveling all around the country to be with their loved ones; but getting to various destinations via trains and planes can be particularly grueling when surrounded by millions of fellow travelers.
It is bad enough that a small country like Israel has to contend with the likes of Qatar and their fellow travelers in the Arab world, but to have them embraced by the ruling elites in the US and Europe increases the danger to Israel exponentially.
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I did try to explain to her that it was more for the sake of my fellow travelers that I wanted to keep the three of us together.
During their stay, the patient and his 3 fellow travelers visited gardens and studied the local natural vegetation.

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