advocate noun

1 sb who supports sth

ADJ. ardent, enthusiastic, firm, great, outspoken, powerful, staunch, strong She's a staunch advocate of free trade. | chief, leading, main, principal

PREP. ~ for He is one of the leading advocates for a more modern style of worship. | ~ of an advocate of pacifism

2 lawyer

ADJ. defence > Note at PROFESSIONAL(for verbs)

advocate verb

ADV. seriously, strongly Heart specialists strongly advocate low-cholesterol diets.

PHRASES be widely advocated These policies have been widely advocated.

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