What does apologist mean?

Definitions for apologist
əˈpɒl ə dʒɪstapol·o·gist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apologist, vindicator, justifier(noun)

    a person who argues to defend or justify some policy or institution

    "an apologist for capital punishment"


  1. apologist(Noun)

    One who makes an apology.

  2. apologist(Noun)

    One who speaks or writes in defense of a faith, a cause, or an institution.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Apologist(noun)

    one who makes an apology; one who speaks or writes in defense of a faith, a cause, or an institution; especially, one who argues in defense of Christianity

    Etymology: [Cf. F. apologiste.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of apologist in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of apologist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of apologist in a Sentence

  1. Tulsi Gabbard:

    Just two days ago, the New York Times put out an article saying that I'm a Russian asset and an Assad apologist and all these different smears, this morning, a CNN commentator said on national television that I'm an asset of Russia. Completely despicable.

  2. Bob Corker:

    People are very concerned that you really have not been the kind of person who has pushed back heavily against Russia and has been more of an apologist.

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  • apologetaCzech
  • undskylder, skønmaler, apologet, forsvarerDanish
  • apologistaSpanish
  • معذرت خواهیPersian
  • apologisteFrench
  • क्षमा की प्रार्थना करनेवालाHindi
  • апологет, защитник, поборникRussian
  • apologet, апологетSerbo-Croatian
  • apologetSwedish
  • معذرت خواہUrdu

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