They became lawyers, and upholders of the letter of the law.
The Gods are the upholders of the world-order, they are the law and the spirit of the reality.
But our clergy have prayers to be feared by the upholders of wrong.
Protestantism became identified with her lovers and upholders.
Among the upholders of this hypothesis Dumas has held an important place.
Browning was, as most of his upholders and all his opponents say, an optimist.
The Catholics had given their upholders a resigned character.
The onus of proof lay, said Bergson, with the upholders of parallelism.
Upholders of pure despotism may fitly believe State-control to be unlimited and unconditional.
The opponents of slavery applauded her verses with enthusiasm, and the upholders of slavery denounced and slandered her.