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advocate

verb [I/T]  /ˈæd·vəˌkeɪt/ us  
to speak in support of an idea or course of action: [T] Some people advocate teaching to the test. [I] The organization advocates for human rights.
advocacy
noun [U]  /ˈæd·və·kə·si/ us  
These groups have been increasing their education advocacy.
advocate
noun [C]  /ˈæd·və·kət/ us  
She’s a strong advocate of women’s rights.
Translations of “advocate”
in Spanish defensor, Defensa…
in French défenseur…
in German der/die Fürsprecher(in), Jurist…
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…
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