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Definition of Upholder

Upholder
Upholder Up*hold"er, n. [Up + holder. Cf. Upholsterer.] 1. A broker or auctioneer; a tradesman. [Obs.] 2. An undertaker, or provider for funerals. [Obs.] The upholder, rueful harbinger of death. --Gay. 3. An upholsterer. [Obs.] 4. One who, or that which, upholds; a supporter; a defender; a sustainer.

Meaning of Upholder from wikipedia

- leather covers. The word upholstery comes from the Middle English word upholder, which referred to an artisan who held up their goods. The term is equally...
- where for so long HMS Upholder was based. The ship and her company are gone, but the example and inspiration remain." In all, Upholder was credited with having...
- Two Royal Navy submarines have been named HMS Upholder. The first HMS Upholder (P37), launched in 1940, was a U-cl**** submarine. She served in World War...
- The Upholder/Victoria-cl**** submarines, also known as the Type 2400 (due to their displacement of 2,400 tonnes), are the cl**** of the diesel-electric submarines...
- The Upholders of the Message, (Risalyun) is an Iraqi political list that ran in the December 2005 elections. This list won 1.2% of the po****r vote, thus...
- Company of Upholders is one of the Livery Companies of the City of London. "Upholder" is an archaic word for "upholsterer". In past times upholders carried...
- Rory Uphold is a Canadian-American singer-songwriter and actress. Her music was pla**** in two movies and in the comedy series "Merri Me." Uphold began...
- Operation Uphold Democracy was a military intervention designed to remove the military regime installed by the 1991 Haitian coup d'état that overthrew...
- The submarine was built for the Royal Navy as HMS Upholder (S40), the lead ship of the Upholder (2400) cl**** of submarines, the second vessel to bear...
- Navy launched another submarine of the same name. The Upholder/Victoria-cl**** submarine HMS Upholder served until 1994 when it was transferred to the Royal...
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