Type: verb, noun
Definitions: (verb) If you advocate something, you recommend it. (noun) An advocate is someone who recommends something.
Examples: (verb) Many groups advocate the rights of women in developing countries to have an education. (verb) We wish for freedom, but cannot advocate the use of violence. (noun) She is a strong advocate for children’s right to education.
Synonyms: nouns: supporter, campaigner, defender. verbs: support, campaign for, defend.
Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 7 C