from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who leads the cheering of spectators, as at a sports contest.
  • n. One who expresses or promotes thoughtless praise; an adulator.

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  • n. A person, usually an attractive female, who encourages applause at a sports event.
  • n. A person who rallies support for any cause.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an enthusiastic and vocal supporter
  • n. someone who leads the cheers by spectators at a sporting event


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