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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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One who is allied or joined together with others for a common cause. Also: The act of joining together.

Usage examples (38)
  • The Southern states were confederates in the Civil War.
  • confederate soldiers
  • Using the term confederate is code for white supremacy and putting those of color in their place.
  • How do you neglect to mention slavery in confederate history month? for more
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