What is the opposite of adherent?

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Noun
Opposite of someone who supports a particular party, person, or set of ideas
Noun
Opposite of a follower or pupil of a teacher, leader, or philosopher
Noun
Opposite of a person who is fanatical about a particular activity, person or interest
“Ben is the most vocal critic of Bernard and his penchant to throw in the towel easily.”
Noun
Opposite of a devoted and helpful follower or supporter
“Philopoemen, the ancient leader of the Achaeans, is the embodiment of a prince who is constantly engaged in military affairs.”
Noun
Opposite of a person who believes, typically in a religion, person, or set of beliefs
Noun
Opposite of a person filled with excessive and single-minded zeal, especially for an extreme religious or political cause
Noun
Opposite of a person whose affection or favour has been won
Adjective
Opposite of tending to stick fast to an object or surface
Adjective
Opposite of having a thick, sticky consistency between solid and liquid
Adjective
Opposite of following carefully and exactly a set of rules
“James was merely a casual follower of his professed religion, not being one to strictly adhere to its tenets.”
Adjective
Opposite of having an adhesive quality or property
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