Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun exponent

3 senses of exponent

Sense 1

advocate, advocator, proponent, exponent -- (a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea)

=> person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul -- (a human being; "there was too much for one person to do")

Sense 2

exponent -- (someone who expounds and interprets or explains)

=> intellectual, intellect -- (a person who uses the mind creatively)

Sense 3

exponent, power, index -- (a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself)

=> mathematical notation -- (a notation used by mathematicians)