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advocate

advocate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word advocate

Definition
(noun) a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
Synonyms : advocator , exponent , proponent

Definition
(noun) a lawyer who pleads cases in court
Definition
(verb) push for something
Synonyms : recommend , urge
Example Sentence
  • The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day

Definition
(verb) speak, plead, or argue in favor of
Synonyms : preach
Example Sentence
  • The doctor advocated a smoking ban in the entire house

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for advocate

advocate...advocate usually "urges"or "pleads" judge to give in his favour
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by tanushree1807

advocate: add+ur VOICE ...support
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by Venu.D

Think of avocado. Avocado is known to be the most healthy food on earth so we would recommend or plead for it
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by Thingy3363

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