Usage examples for apologist

  1. The book itself is much longer than the book that I am writing; and as is only right in so spirited an apologist, every paragraph is provocative. – George Bernard Shaw by Gilbert K. Chesterton
  2. I even regret, sir, that we should find one amongst us, who enters the lists as its apologist, except on the ground of uncontrolable necessity. – An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans by Lydia Maria Child
  3. The outrageous deeds just described may well have been in large part the work of " lewd fellows of the baser sort," a sort of which the Transvaal has unfortunately no monopoly, and of which the better type of Boer scorns to become the apologist. – With the Guards' Brigade from Bloemfontein to Koomati Poort and Back by Edward P. Lowry