Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “advocate” en inglés

See all translations

advocate

verb [T] uk   /ˈæd.və.keɪt/ us  
C2 to publicly support or suggest an idea, development, or way of doing something: [+ -ing verb] She advocates taking a more long-term view. He advocates the return of capital punishment.
More examples
advocacy
noun [U] uk   /ˈæd.və.kə.si/ us  
She is renowned for her advocacy of human rights.

advocate

noun [C] uk   /ˈæd.və.kət/ us  

advocate noun [C] (LAWYER)

a lawyer who defends someone in a law court

advocate noun [C] (SUPPORTER)

C2 someone who publicly supports something: He's a strong advocate of state ownership of the railways.
Traducciones de “advocate”
en español defensor, Defensa…
en francés défenseur…
en alemán der/die Fürsprecher(in), Jurist…
en chino (tradicionál) 主張, 擁護, 支持…
en ruso поддерживать…
en turco savunmak, desteklemek…
en chino (simplificado) 主张, 拥护, 支持…
en polaco popierać…
(Definition of advocate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de advocate
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Más definiciones de “advocate” en inglés

Definiciones de “advocate” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

pot luck

anything that is available or is found by chance, rather than something chosen, planned, or prepared

Palabra del día

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Aprende más 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Aprende más