right-winger

right wing

noun
1.
members of a conservative or reactionary political party, or those opposing extensive political reform.
2.
such a political party or a group of such parties.
3.
that part of a political or social organization advocating a conservative or reactionary position: The union's right wing favored a moderate course of action.

Origin:
1930–35

right-wing, adjective
right-winger, noun
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right wing
 
n
1.  (often capitals) the conservative faction of an assembly, party, etc
2.  the part of an army or field of battle on the right from the point of view of one facing the enemy
3.  a.  the right-hand side of the field of play from the point of view of a team facing its opponent's goal
 b.  a player positioned in this area in any of various games
 c.  the position occupied by such a player
 
adj
4.  of, belonging to, or relating to the right wing
 
'right-'winger
 
n

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