cheerleader cheerleader  /ˈtʃɪr ˌli dər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an enthusiastic and vocal supporter
  2. (n) someone who leads the cheers by spectators at a sporting event

Usage(s):

  1. I've served in government, and I'm familiar with Washington, and I'm not an uncritical cheerleader for the American military.
  2. If I save the cheerleader, I can save the world! Butterfly fiction is not necessarily political.
  3. So they're lucky to have Peter Pritchard as a cheerleader.

News

  1. Minn. cheerleader accused of prostituting girl

    A suburban Minneapolis high school cheerleader is accused of prostituting a younger student by creating an online ad and taking her to see potential customers, pocketing $60 in one case.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ABC 6 Providence

  2. Ex-Bengals Cheerleader Sarah Jones Engaged To Former Student

    Sarah Jones, the former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader and teacher who pleaded guilty to sexual abuse of a teen boy, is now engaged to her former student. The 28-year-old, who worked as a high school English teacher at Dixie Heights High School in Kentucky, pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct and custodial interference in October 2012. Jones [...] Ex-Bengals Cheerleader Sarah Jones Engaged To ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. Cheerleader Sarah Jones Engaged To Cody York, The Teen She Was Convicted Of Having Sex With When He Was Underage

    Sarah Jones , the Bengal Tigers cheerleader who became infamous for having illicit sex with a minor, is getting married. And her groom to be is none other than that… READ ON
    on June 8, 2013     Source: RadarOnline.com

Quotes

  1. "I'd like to congratulate Senator McCain on this endorsement because he really earned it," Obama said. "He served as Washington's biggest cheerleader for going to war in Iraq, and supports economic policies that are no different from the last...
    on Nov 1, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  2. He criticizes McCain for twice voting against Bush administration tax cuts, although while governor at the time, Romney told members of the Massachusetts congressional delegation he "won't be a cheerleader" for proposals he did not agree with.
    on Dec 30, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Forbes

  3. "It became an epithet for people who didn't like me. I've never been known as a cheerleader," Novak said, "though, I had a terrific time fulfilling all my youthful dreams and at the same time making life miserable for hypocritical, posturing...
    on Oct 10, 2007 By: Robert Novak Source: Ventura County Star

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