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Advocated is a member of the word family advocate, included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.

Definition of the verb Advocated

What does Advocated mean as a doing word?


  1. past of advocate

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Advocated

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Google previewThe Overland Monthly (1906)

The ideas there advanced leading to a better city are all true and every improvement advocated is an advisable and necessary one. There is a difference in the degree of necessity of the several improvements, however—and those needed to ...

Google previewThe New monthly magazine and universal register. [Continued as] The New monthly magazine and literary journal (and humorist) [afterw.] The New monthly (magazine). (1848)

A more practical plan advocated is a regency, composed of Archduke John of Austria, ...

Google previewMaternal Desire (2009)

On Children, Love, and the Inner Life by Daphne de Marneffe

The solution generally advocated is a sound one; namely, ...

Google previewSustainable Marketing of Cultural and Heritage Tourism (2010)

by Deepak Chhabra

Also, being advocated is a crucial need to ...

Google previewThe Pelvis (2014)

Structure, Gender and Society by Enrico Marani, Wijnand F.R.M. Koch

The explanation advocated is that we contain in our brains an image of our whole body or genetically [95] or produced by the dorsal root ganglia [96]. By the sensations of our body, sent to our brains, we adapt the body map. After the removal ...

Google previewRole of teachers in teaching and learning (2005)

by Shalini Wadhwa

In another article published during the same month, this author gave the following as the first of the "planks" of Progressivism: The centre and nub of what is here advocated is that we start with the child as a growing and developing person, ...

Google previewUnlocking Torts (2013)

by Chris Turner

The system advocated is an attempt to avoid the delays and costs of pursuing claims through the courts, although of course it will not prevent a claimant from pursuing a claim in this way. The substance of the proposals is for a 'right of redress' ...

Google previewFoundations of Comparative Politics (2005)

by Ken Newton, Jan W. Van Deth

The solution often advocated is a capital investment scheme ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Protestantism (2004)

4-volume set by Hans J. Hillerbrand

The Puritans thus advocated and adopted a variety of constitutional safeguards against autocracy and abuse within both church and state.

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Developing World (2013)

by Thomas M. Leonard

advocated retaining Verwoerd's apartheid model; the verligtes (progressives) advocated rapid change to end apartheid; the centrists, under P. W. Botha, advocated abandoning Verwoerd's model through a process of reform to end apartheid.

Google previewDictionary of Literary and Dramatic Censorship in Tudor and Stuart England (2001)

by Dorothy Auchter

It advocated the extermination of religious radicals who did not conform to the ...

Google previewThe Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Utilitarianism (2017)

by James E. Crimmins

With minor exceptions, despite differing tactics, Grote advocated universal male suffrage, with a gradual extension of the ...

Google previewDrugs in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law [3 volumes] (2014)

by Nancy E. Marion, Willard M. Oliver

As surgeon general, Koop advocated policies to stop drug use and addiction across the country. (Ap photo/Joe Marquette) former u.S. surgeon general c. everett Koop meets with reporters at the national press club This page intentionally left ...

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Quotes about Advocated

I do not personally agree with some of the positions that Mr. Gonzales has advocated, but that should come as no surprise, because I do not agree with many of the proposals made by the man who nominated him, President Bush. (Daniel Inouye)
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Scrabble value of A1D2V4O1C3A1T1E1D2

The value of this 9-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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