Idioms about pillar
- aimlessly from place to place.
- uneasily from one bad situation or predicament to another.
Origin of pillar
synonym study for pillar
OTHER WORDS FROM pillarpil·lared, adjectivepil·lar·like, adjectiveun·pil·lared, adjective
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How to use pillar in a sentence
One of the main pillars in our attempt to keep numbers low was intense contact tracing.The inside story of Germany’s coordinated covid response|Tate Ryan-Mosley|August 19, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Einstein built general relativity on some pillars called Einstein’s principles.
This latter pillar has been eroding over the years, with the last independent poll conducted in 2016 showing only 30% support for the president.Belarus Election: Contested Result Sparks Massive Unrest As Europe’s ‘Last Dictator’ Claims Victory|LGBTQ-Editor|August 12, 2020|No Straight News
Ortiz and HKS cantilevered the decks at Globe Life Field to produce more overhang than in the retro parks but without the obstructive steel pillars of the jewel box parks.MLB’s Newest Ballpark Is A Shift Away From Retro-Era Stadiums|Travis Sawchik|July 16, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The clustered content links back to the pillar page, lifting the authority of the pillar page which highlights its importance.10 Advanced SEO tactics to drive more traffic to your website|Christian Carere|June 8, 2020|Search Engine Watch
While many Hawaiians still secretly worshipped the old gods, kapu was dead as a public pillar of the social structure.
In another generation, it will be useless, leading visitors straight into a pillar.
That morning, Israeli Air Force launched Operation Pillar of Defense in response to hundreds of incoming rockets from Gaza.
Yet over the course of this season, Sansa has become a pillar of strong womanhood.Valar Morghulis: Game of Thrones’ Women Are Going to Rule the World|Scott Bixby|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I live just 45 minutes from my childhood home, so I am hardly the pillar of independence.Marlo Thomas Says Girls Should Feel Free to Be Like Hannah Horvath|Emily Shire|April 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He that possesseth a good wife, beginneth a possession: she is a help like to himself, and a pillar of rest.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
I insisted on her taking my own rocker, while I fixed myself on the floor with a pillar for a back-rest.
To solve this one I stopped on the tavern steps, leaned against a pillar, and gazed through the dozing village.
Up the tube vapours may be seen ascending at great speed, the whole appearing like a gigantic pillar of swiftly revolving smoke.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
For a pillar of the Church, Billy displayed rather amazing tastes and abilities.The Chequers|James Runciman