I want to make certain—I'm advocatus diaboli,—I want your evidence that it was Beresford at all.
No one since Lowe has taken up the part of advocatus diaboli against democracy which he played in 1866.
My duty to my God I am discharging now, although to you I may rather appear as an advocatus diaboli.
When my conscience was noisy, the advocatus diaboli used to silence it by saying, "Oh, Strelitski'll take it for granted."
You can never catch the advocatus diaboli asleep,' concluded Raphael, laughing.
Still, I must confess that, in advancing these arguments, I feel somewhat like an advocatus diaboli.
Jimmy, advocatus diaboli in the matter, put the case for wrong-doing as strongly as he could.
Discussion of the eternal servant problem is apt to be one-sided; it was quite time that we heard from the advocatus diaboli.
The dramatist played the advocatus diaboli very cleverly, and the other side felt that its case had been stated fairly.