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advocate

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈædvəkeɪt/
to express support for a particular idea or way of doing things: I certainly wouldn't advocate the use of violence.Backing, supporting and defendingDefending and protecting
advocacy
 
 
/ˈædvəkəsi/ noun [U]
the act of advocating somethingBacking, supporting and defendingDefending and protecting
Translations of “advocate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 主張, 擁護, 支持…
in Russian поддерживать…
in Turkish savunmak, desteklemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 主张, 拥护, 支持…
in Polish popierać…
(Definition of advocate verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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