a fan of (someone or something)

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a fan of (someone or something)

Someone who strongly likes, appreciates, supports, or is interested in someone or something. You might find this hard to believe, but Cheryl's a big fan of heavy metal. I'm a big fan of Jen's new boyfriend—especially after the parade of losers she's brought home over the years! Sorry, but I'm not really a fan of Art Deco.
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*fan of someone

to be a follower of someone; to idolize someone. (*Typically: be ~; become ~.) My mother is still a fan of the Beatles. I'm a great fan of the mayor of the town.
See also: fan, of
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If you've endured these musings over the years, you may know I'm a big fan of something happening this Saturday.
Ipdeok is Korean slang that means 'to become a fan of something.'
In November, Luke told a fan who admitted also liking 1D: "How can you be a fan of something that has no life?
He then told one of his fans who admitted also liking 1D: "How can you be a fan of something that has no life?