Translation of "advocate" - English-Spanish dictionary

advocate

verb uk /ˈæd.və.keɪt/

A to publicly support or suggest an idea, development, or way of doing something

recomendar
She advocates taking a more long-term view.
He advocates the return of capital punishment.
advocacy noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈæd.və.kə.si/
noun uk /ˈæd.və.kət/

a lawyer who defends someone in a law court

abogado defensor, abogada defensora

someone who publicly supports something

defensor, -ora
He’s a strong advocate of state ownership of the railways.

(Translation of “advocate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

advocate

noun /ˈӕdvəkət/

a supporter, a person who is in favour (of)

defensor
She is an advocate of reform.

(legal) a lawyer who defends someone in court.

Defensa

(Translation of “advocate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)