Which would be the closest synonym for the word adherent? A. Proponent B. Informant C. Agnostic D. Financier
The closest synonym for the word adherent is: A. Proponent. Adherent basically is similar to the loyalty and attachment to a party Proponent means a person who advocates a theory proposal - defender, follower, enthusiast Informant is someone who tells someone something Agnostic is someone who believes nothing is known Financier is someone concerned with managing money Therefore we can see proponent would be the closest synonym as a proponent advocates a theory proposal so they stick to it, are loyal, supportive and backs up something. This is similar to adherent which means someone who supports a particular party.
I'm pretty sure the closest is A. proponent.