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  • nounperson supporting an idea or cause publicly
  • verbsupport idea or cause publicly

synonyms for advocates

  • backer
  • campaigner
  • defender
  • lawyer
  • promoter
  • proponent
  • supporter
  • apostle
  • attorney
  • champion
  • counsel
  • exponent
  • expounder
  • pleader
  • proposer
  • speaker
  • spokesperson
  • upholder
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antonyms for advocates

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  • opponent
  • antagonist
  • assailant
  • enemy
  • opposition
  • protestor
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How to use advocates in a sentence

Whether advocates and orators had liberty to plead in causes, manifestly known to be unjust, vexatious, or oppressive?
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
It appears to be the opinion of the advocates of apparitions that naughty ghosts have cold hands.
SECOND EDITION OF A DISCOVERY CONCERNING GHOSTSGEORGE CRUIKSHANK
The advocates selected were men of family, and thoroughly acquainted with their views, but not agreeable to Sidney.
IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOL. II (OF 3)RICHARD BAGWELL
It is the favourite retreat of such advocates as have made fortunes in their profession.
TRAVELS THROUGH THE SOUTH OF FRANCE AND THE INTERIOR OF PROVINCES OF PROVENCE AND LANGUEDOC IN THE YEARS 1807 AND 1808LT-COL. PINKNEY
And before we proceed further let us get rid of the intellectual fog which envelops and shelters the advocates of Socialism.
THE INHUMANITY OF SOCIALISMEDWARD F. ADAMS
The cardinal error made by the advocates of the uric acid poisoning is that they name the poison.
THE TREATMENT OF HAY FEVERGEORGE FREDERICK LAIDLAW
Advocates, notaries, doctors, even professors appear in great numbers.
SOCIAL COMPTABILISM, CHEQUE AND CLEARING SERVICE & PROPOSED LAWERNEST SOLVAY
Minghetti, Ricasoli, Farini each and all have been the advocates of a confederation of princes rather than of a united Italy.
RULE OF THE MONKGIUSEPPE GARIBALDI
Beaten by the king and his friends at the game of corruption, the whigs had become the advocates of purity of election.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
It took for granted the complete power of internal improvement, as far as any of its advocates had ever contended for it.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
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