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Sample sentences for the GRE study word adherent

adherent can be used as a adj
adherent can be used as a noun

1.The gentleman with the gray whiskers was obviously an inveterate adherent of serfdom and a devoted agriculturist, who had lived all his life in the country. - from Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
2.And thy adherents how hast thou disturb'. - from Paradise Lost by John Milton
3.I have fought in defence of them and above eight hundred of my adherents have been hanged, drawn, and quartered. - from Candide by Voltaire
4.Though, by this course, neither one aim nor the other could be attained, yet it seemed best to the adherents of this third party. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
5.The fifth party consisted of those who were adherents of Barclay de Tolly, not so much as a man but as minister of war and commander in chief. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
6.Fifty sons of the Emperor Muley-Ismael had each their adherents this produced fifty civil wars, of blacks against blacks, and blacks against tawnies, and tawnies against tawnies, and mulattoes against mulattoes. - from Candide by Voltaire
7.Pfuel and his adherents demanded a retirement into the depths of the country in accordance with precise laws defined by a pseudo-theory of war, and they saw only barbarism, ignorance, or evil intention in every deviation from that theory. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

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