Apologist vs Upholder - What's the difference?

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Apologist is a related term of upholder.


As nouns the difference between apologist and upholder

is that apologist is one who makes an apology while upholder is someone who upholds something.

apologist

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who makes an apology.
  • One who speaks or writes in defense of a faith, a cause, or an institution.
  • Synonyms

    * (one who makes an apology) apologizer, apologiser

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    upholder

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • someone who upholds something
  • (obsolete) a dealer in secondhand furniture and clothes; an upholdster
  • English words with consonant pseudo-digraphs