Example sentences for: adherents

How can you use “adherents” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • While his fellow students aren't banding to his racist wagon, the Southern Poverty Law Center reports that Hawke has garnered about 100 faithful adherents, most of whom are linked to him through his Knights of Freedom Web site.

  • Followers of Islam in India are divided into two primary groups: Sunnis (adherents of the Sunna law expounded by Mohammed’s own words and deeds) and Shiites (followers of those interpretations proposed by Mohammed’s cousin Ali).

  • A looser circle of adherents might give money to al Qaeda or train in its camps but remained essentially independent.

  • He could attract, train, and use recruits for ever more ambitious attacks, rallying new adherents with each demonstration that his was the movement of the future.

  • Japan, where Christianity has almost no adherents, has less violent crime than almost any country.

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