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advocate

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  • nounperson supporting an idea or cause publicly
  • verbsupport idea or cause publicly
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Synonyms for advocate

noun person supporting an idea or cause publicly
  • backer
  • campaigner
  • defender
  • lawyer
  • promoter
  • proponent
  • supporter
  • apostle
  • attorney
  • champion
  • counsel
  • exponent
  • expounder
  • pleader
  • proposer
  • speaker
  • spokesperson
  • upholder

Antonyms for advocate

  • opponent
  • antagonist
  • assailant
  • enemy
  • opposition
  • protestor
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to advocate

abet

verb. assist, help in wrongdoing
  • advocate
  • back
  • condone
  • egg on
  • encourage
  • endorse
  • goad
  • incite
  • instigate
  • prod
  • promote
  • provoke
  • sanction
  • spur
  • support
  • urge

abetted

verb. assist, help in wrongdoing

abetting

verb. assist, help in wrongdoing

abolitionist

noun. person wanting something ended

adherent

noun. supporter or follower

advise

verb. offer recommendation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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