Definition of Edifiers

1. Noun. (plural of edifier) ¹



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Definition of Edifiers

1. edifier [n] - See also: edifier

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Edifiers

edict
edictal
edictally
edicts
edificant
edification
edifications
edificator
edificators
edificatory
edifice
edifices
edificial
edified
edifier
edifiers (current term)
edifies
edifiest
edifieth
edify
edifying
edifyingly
edile
ediles
edileship
edileships
edingtonite
edingtonites
edisonade
edisonades

Literary usage of Edifiers

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1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1849)
"They have rejected the authors and edifiers of the republic, and chosen one who has contributed nothing but promises—promises at variance with his life and ..."

2. The Writings of John Burroughs by John Burroughs (1896)
"It is here, in my opinion, that we must place Whitman; not among the minstrels and edifiers of his age, ..."

3. The Principles of Sociology by Edward Alsworth Ross (1920)
"... fee — farther yet to the Protestant and Mohammedan conception of a clergy who are pastors and edifiers, but not intermediaries between the soul and God. ..."

4. Prayers and Offices of Devotion, for Families, and for Particular Persons by Benjamin Jenks (1833)
"... an occasion of falling; but that we may be mutual helps and edifiers of one another, and examples of all that is good, and imitable and praise-worthy. ..."

5. Discourses on the Christian Spirit and Life by Cyrus Augustus Bartol (1850)
"We are mixers and combiners of motives, edifiers of a spiritual and immortal temple, painters of a picture whose hues may harden for an eternal duration, ..."

6. The Spirit: The Relation of God and Man, Considered from the Standpoint of by Andrew Seth Pringle-Pattison, James Arthur Hadfield, Charles Archibald Anderson Scott, Cyril William Emmet, Arthur Clutton-Brock (1919)
"... our timidity we have emptied of all enchantment, we do not see Christ among the poets and music-makers, His peers, but among the preachers and edifiers. ..."

7. The History of Normandy and of England by Francis Palgrave (1864)
"Our own noble sacred structure stands firm, yet riven and dilapidated by the artillery of her edifiers and defenders. The shells projected by Cranmer and ..."

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