upholder

  • 1Upholder — Up*hold er, n. [Up + holder. Cf. {Upholsterer}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A broker or auctioneer; a tradesman. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. An undertaker, or provider for funerals. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The upholder, rueful harbinger of death. Gay. [1913… …

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  • 2upholder — index abettor, advocate (counselor), advocate (espouser), apologist, backer, benefactor, mainstay …

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  • 3Upholder — Classe Upholder Classe Upholder Histoire A servi dans : Royal Navy  …

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  • 4upholder — uphold UK US /ʌpˈhəʊld/ verb [T] (upheld, upheld) LAW ► to state that a decision which has already been made, especially a legal one, is correct: uphold a decision/ruling/appeal »The court is said to be upholding its decision. ► to keep or defend …

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  • 5upholder — [[t]ʌpho͟ʊldə(r)[/t]] upholders N COUNT An upholder of a particular tradition or system is someone who believes strongly in it and will support it when it is threatened. [FORMAL] ...upholders of the traditional family unit …

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  • 6upholder — uphold ► VERB (past and past part. upheld) 1) confirm or support. 2) maintain (a custom or practice). DERIVATIVES upholder noun …

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  • 7upholder — noun see uphold …

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  • 8upholder — See uphold. * * * …

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  • 9upholder — noun someone who upholds something …

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  • 10upholder — Synonyms and related words: Maecenas, abettor, admirer, advocate, aficionado, alpenstock, angel, apologist, approver, arm, athletic supporter, back, backbone, backer, backing, bandeau, bearer, bra, brace, bracer, bracket, brassiere, buff,… …

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  • 11upholder — n. supporter, one who maintains and defends …

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  • 12upholder — up·hold·er …

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  • 13upholder — See: uphold …

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  • 14upholder — noun someone who upholds or maintains firm upholders of tradition they are sustainers of the idea of democracy • Syn: ↑maintainer, ↑sustainer • Derivationally related forms: ↑sustain (for: ↑ …

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  • 15Upholder (Апхолдер) — «Upholder» («Апхолдер») подводная лодка (Великобритания) Тип: подводная лодка (Великобритания). Водоизмещение: 2220/2494 тонны. Размеры: 70,3 м х 7,6 м х 5,5 м. Силовая установка: одновальная, дизель/электромоторы. Максимальная скорость:… …

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  • 16Upholder/Victoria class submarine — The Upholder / Victoria class submarines, also known as the Type 2400 (due to their displacement of 2,400t), are diesel electric Fleet submarines designed in the UK in the late 1970s to supplement the Royal Navy s nuclear submarine force. In 1998 …

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  • 17Upholder-Klasse — Die HMCS Victoria, ehemals HMS Unseen Die Upholder Klasse ist eine Klasse britischer diesel elektrischer U Boote, die 2002 an Kanada verkauft wurden und dort die Victoria Klasse bilden. Inhaltsverzeichnis …

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  • 18Upholder (marine canadienne) — Classe Upholder Classe Upholder Histoire A servi dans : Royal Navy  …

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  • 19Classe Upholder — Histoire A servi dans : Royal Navy  …

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  • 20HMS Upholder — Two Royal Navy submarines have been named HMS Upholder . *The first Upholder (P37), launched in 1940, was a U class submarine. She served in World War II.Her Captain was Lieutenant Commander David Wanklyn who received the Victoria Cross whilst in …

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