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  Words related to advocate

Related / Similar Words: advocator, proponent, exponent, counsel, counselor, counsellor, counselor-at-law, pleader, preach, recommend, urge

 

Definition:
  • a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea;
  • a lawyer who pleads cases in court;
  • speak, plead, or argue in favour of; "The doctor advocated a smoking ban in the entire house";
  • push for something; "The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day";

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    Hyponyms: apologist, vindicator, justifier, constitutionalist, Darwinian, democrat, populist, federalist, Gnostic, humanist, ideologist, ideologue, internationalist, irredentist, irridentist, isolationist, Jansenist, Maoist, Marxist, nationalist, neoclassicist, neutralist, nullifier, partisan, zealot, drumbeater, partitionist, Platonist, pro-lifer, presenter, sponsor, protectionist, republican, ritualist, ruralist, secessionist, secularist, separatist, separationist, spokesperson, interpreter, representative, voice, suffragist, supporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, booster, friend, supremacist, teleologist, Thatcherite, unilateralist, sermonize, sermonise, preachify, moralize, moralise

     

    Derivational Morphology: propound, preach, plead, advise, counsel, advocator, proponent, exponent, advocacy, sermon, preaching, importunity, urgency, urging, recommendation

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: avokat   Dutch: advocaat  
    Finnish: asianajaja   French: avocat  
    German: Rechtsanwalt   Greek: συνήγορος  
    Hebrew: עורך־דין   Italian: avvocato  
    Malayalam: വക്കീല്   Maltese: avukat  
    Portuguese: advogado   Russian: адвокат  
    Spanish: abogado  
     
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