fellow traveller


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fellow traveller

n
1. a companion on a journey
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a non-Communist who sympathizes with Communism
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fellow traveller - 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 traveller - a traveler who accompanies you
traveler, traveller - a person who changes location
Translations
souputníksympatizant

fellow traveller

, (US) fellow traveler
n
(lit)Mitreisende(r) mf
(Pol) → Sympathisant(in) m(f)

fellow traveller

ncompagno/a di viaggio (Pol) (with communists) → compagno/a di strada
References in classic literature ?
Milton Sublette, his former fellow traveller, and his companion in the battle scenes of Pierre's Hole, took passage in his boat.
There is no crime too black for such a Character!" Thus reasoned I within myself, and doubtless such were the reflections of my fellow travellers.
A UBS banker caught sight of some juicy deal information on a fellow traveller's phone and used the info to try and muscle in on the deal.
Having already talked to a fellow traveller who had been charged PS36 for the privilege of travelling into Huddersfield, I will no longer be using this service.
Green campaign group Fellow Traveller found 70 per cent of the richest households would benefit but only 30 per cent of the poorest.
Tom's parents, Sandra and Les Jackson A CHARITY football match will pay tribute to Tom Jackson - the heroic backpacker and Liverpool FC fan who was stabbed trying to save a fellow traveller in Australia.
A TRAIN passenger who launched a tirade of vile racist abuse against a fellow traveller has been jailed for six months.
Being a fellow traveller on this journey through life I'm sure that you give the 10% of your earnings as it states in the Bible to those less fortunate than ourselves.
A MOURNER at a traveller's funeral twice rammed his car into that of a fellow traveller, it was alleged at a weekend court at Llandudno.
"He was great until he started going on about Belfast City Council," said one fellow traveller on the luxury Mediterranean voyage.
Carr, a British Communist fellow traveller, who presented Stalin as a half-Asiatic maniac who distorted the noble work of Lenin and Bernstein, alias Trotsky.

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