Example sentences for: adherents

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

  • He recalls that on one trip to Poland he offended local adherents of the "enlightened agenda" by emphasizing the Ten Commandments.

  • Conservatives, meanwhile, accuse him of turning out "agitprop for a politics whose few remaining adherents know nothing of America except Beverly Hills" (John Podhoretz, the Weekly Standard ). (Click for a trailer or to read David Edelstein's review in Slate .)

  • Take Two," he was calling free circulation proponents "suicidalists," "deceivers," and "fools" who "have their adherents even within the walls of TheStreet.com.

  • Speaking of Mormon doctrine, the term, used as a general-purpose noun, adjective, and adverb, as an unofficial designation for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its adherents, and comes from The Book of Mormon , a book that Joseph Smith claims to have translated from gold plates goven to him by an angle.

  • A government order excused most of the sect's adherents as victims who didn't know they were joining a subversive political organization.


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