Definition of Expounder:
friend, supporter, apostle, herald, guru, proponent, espouser, backer, promoter, advocate, paladin, hierophant, interpreter, advocator, white knight, true believer, practitioner, tub-thumper, high priest, champion, booster, protagonist, gospeler.
In regard to natural events the principle is sound, and it is rigorously adhered to by the expounder of Natural Theology; in regard to supernatural events it can have no legitimate application, except in so far as it is combined with the doctrine of efficient and final causes, which leads us up to the recognition of a Higher Power.- "Modern Atheism under its forms of Pantheism, Materialism, Secularism, Development, and Natural Laws", James Buchanan.
As the chief expounder of the new philosophy, Galileo had to encounter the prejudices of the followers of Aristotle, and of all those who disliked any innovation or change in the established order of things.- "The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'", Thomas Orchard.
- "The Grammar of English Grammars", Goold Brown.