from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. someone who upholds something
- n. a dealer in secondhand furniture and clothes; an upholdster
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A broker or auctioneer; a tradesman.
- n. An undertaker, or provider for funerals.
- n. An upholsterer.
- n. One who, or that which, upholds; a supporter; a defender; a sustainer.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who undertakes or carries on a business; a tradesman; a broker; a dealer, especially a dealer in small wares.
- n. An undertaker; one who has charge of funerals.
- n. An upholsterer.
- n. One who upholds; a supporter; a defender; a sustainer: as, an upholder of religious freedom.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who upholds or maintains
Remember which Pacquiao upholder is the lawyer as well LOL. hotcouponoffers onNovember 15th, 2009 4: 39 am
The French Revolution made an end of that old distinction in which the Tory was known as the upholder of Crown-prerogative and the Whig as the supporter of a constitutional oligarchy of great families.
Cuomo is the attorney general, the upholder of the law, as slimey as AIG was, they broke no laws.
After feeling the pull of real concern and emotion, Visser retreats, returning to his role as an upholder of apartheid at home and at work.
One of them described the row as a "blemish" on the university's reputation as an upholder of freedom of expression.
Pacquiaos upholder Bob Arum is open to creation the match up happen as prolonged as Floyd Mayweather Jr. handles negotiation in the professional manner as good as not in the media or papers.
But now they don't have the Heff, for yesterday the venerable Simon Heffer – columnist, upholder of tradition, chief constable of Her Majesty's grammar police – departed, "by mutual consent", to pursue interests academic.
Eleanor MorganRaylan's not the only upholder of the law with a strong criminal element in the family – it seems it's virtually a requirement of the job.
And because she is an upholder of what I see as a decaying tradition of humanism, I chose two figures who I think of as part of the superego, or guilt that lies behind American liberalism-the puritan preacher, Cotton Mather, and the black separatist, Malcolm X.
Yet sometimes Bajaj wins by being a dug-in upholder of tradition.