Sentence Examples


  • First as regards the transmitting part, one essential element is the antenna, aerial, or air wire, which may take a variety of forms. It may consist of a single plain or stranded copper wire upheld at the top by an insulator from a mast, chimney or building.
  • Long, arranged in fan-shape and upheld between two masts.
  • The culinary experiences of San Francisco are abundant but the sushi is upheld by residents and visitors alike as a must for travelers.
  • They have thus upheld the true contractual nature of concordats and the mutual juridical obligation which results from them.
  • But as in Ireland so Cromwell's policy in Scotland was unpopular and was only upheld by the maintenance of a large army, necessitating heavy taxation and implying the loss of the national independence.