1. (noun) An individual that actively speaks out in favor of a cause, group, or another individual.

2. (verb) To actively speak out in favor of cause or another person.

Example: An individual that attends community events distributing information about domestic violence issues.

Audio Pronunciation: (ad·vo·cate)

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: advocates
  • Advocate sociology provides theories and methods to advocates.
  • A type of achieved status and individual.
  • An (noun) advocator provides (noun) advocation in an (adjective) advocative or an (adjective) advocatory manner

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