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Sentences with the verb Advocated

3 examples:

He advocated the reduction of taxes.

ESPN suspended network host Jemele Hill for violating its social media policy, after she advocated a boycott of Dallas Cowboys sponsors who are also ESPN sponsors.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

A decision to drop plans to replace Jackson, a slaveholder who advocated the removal of Native Americans from the US, with Tubman would be certain to prompt criticism.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )


4 examples:

Intervention programs to improve lifestyles are widely advocated, but do they actually work?
(Science Daily - News, )

Is it realistic to see all patients by the age of one, as advocated by the British Society of Paediatric Dentistry?
(British Dental Journal, )

Just how far is prime minister-to-be Justin Trudeau planning to go down the road advocated by this old socialist mantra?
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

The method, advocated by TV gardeners like Alan Titchmarsh, can actually prevent water from draining from the pot when it rains, according to Which?
(Daily Mail - News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

He advocated reduction of taxes.

She advocated equal rights for women.

He advocated abolishing the death penalty.

He advocated abolishing class distinctions.

He advocated to us that the changes be made.

He advocated abolishing death penalty distinctions.

He advocated State Capitalism over Market Capitalism.

Kouchner, the French Minister for Foreign Affairs, advocated the G14 group.

Certain industries advocated creating megastructures in space for habitation with artificial gravity.

I have never advocated war except as a means of peace.
(Ulysses S. Grant)

Abortion is advocated only by persons who have themselves been born.
(Ronald Reagan)

I have always advocated for funding and programs that increase our productivity and competitiveness.
(George Allen)

Murray previously advocated for Scottish independence.
(USA Today - Tennis, )

For the past 15 years, I’ve advocated a different approach.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

She has advocated a more aggressive military strategy in Syria.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Liam Neeson has publicly advocated for New York City's horse-drawn carriages.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Psychiatrists have long advocated for using psychotherapy to prevent violence.
(Fox News - Health, )

Deb Fischer, R-Neb., who has advocated for more support of working parents for years.
(The Denver Post - Business, )

Ron Shiffman has long advocated for buildings that are both resilient and sustainable.
(The New York Times - Science, )

In my April 11 column I advocated shorting Apple, Twitter and Tesla ahead of earnings.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Bucks center Larry Sanders advocated for marijuana use after being suspended last year.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Policy Exchange also advocated limiting child benefit to four youngsters per household.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A Manitoba indigenous woman who advocated for victims of asbestos-linked cancers has died.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

Obama was the first president who prominently and purposefully advocated for women in sports.
(Alana Glass, [email protected] in Forbes - Business, )

Many have advocated kindness over the ages, from Aristotle to Albert Schweitzer to Charles Darwin himself.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Hourly wage increases advocated by labor groups could kill more than 450,000 jobs, according to a new report.
(Fox News - Politics, )

One preacher advocated fasting and prayer to spare people from a virus that usually leads to a horrible death.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Delicious as the prospect is, they must expel it from their minds, as their captain, Alastair Cook, advocated.
(The Independent - Cricket, )

President Donald Trump has advocated an aggressive stance towards North Korea but he may now turn to Beijing for help.
(CNBC, )

Dodd was the front-runner who advocated for reform within FIFA by promoting women in football and gender balance in FIFA.
(Alana Glass, [email protected] in Forbes - Business, )

A new report has questioned the health benefits of new mums eating their own afterbirth, as many celebrities have advocated.
(CJ Grace in The Telegraph - Celebrity news, )

Long advocated by former President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn and signed into law five years ago by President George W.
(Forbes - Business, )

MARTIN SAMUEL: Paying the 'living wage', advocated by Ed Miliband, won't solve the problem if the Government still takes its cut.
(Daily Mail - News, )

In a research paper published on Monday, Bank of England economists advocated that central banks issue their own digital currency.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Al-Hijrah School in Birmingham was criticised for segregating pupils and keeping books in its library that advocated beating wives.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Professional associations, payers, policy makers, and other stakeholders have advocated for the patient-centered medical home model.
(Science Daily - News, )

Several commencement speakers this spring advocated tolerance in the wake of protests that drummed away others who had been invited.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Donald Trump on Tuesday advocated for term limits on members of Congress to "drain the swamp" in Washington, D.C., NBC News reports.
(CNBC, )

The International Monetary Fund, at its shindig last week in Washington, advocated higher tax rates as a way of lessening inequality.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The theory has dominated biodiversity research for the past decade, and been advocated as a tool for conservation and management efforts.
(Science Daily - News, )

A test developed 25 years ago has held up surprisingly well, but the widespread screening its developer advocated has not become a reality.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Nigel Farage clarifies UKIP's position on the NHS, after admitting he once advocated a form of NHS privatisation in a speech two years ago.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Filmmaker Lee Daniels advocated for gun control reform and Hillary Clinton during a passionate speech at the Democratic National Convention.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

The change, recently advocated by military officials and lawmakers, could be the most significant for the Selective Service System in decades.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

An Atheist blogger who advocated liberal secular writing -- in predominantly Muslim Bangladesh -- has been found hacked to death with a machete.
(UPI - News, )

Ms. Vetrano’s parents have advocated a technique called familial searching, which could identify people related to the perpetrator of a crime.
(The New York Times - Science, )

A small but vocal group of scientists and activists has advocated for a recount on the basis of Trump's unexpected win and concerns about Russia.
(NBC News, )

China has deported 20 foreigners from Britain, South Africa and India for watching video clips it says advocated terrorism and religious extremism.
(Fox News - World, )

A protester who advocated for peaceful demonstrations in Ferguson has been charged with setting fire to a convenience store in a neighboring suburb.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Ann Bolger has advocated for organ donation for decades, and recently, she became the recipient of a life-saving kidney donated by a grieving family.
(Nancy Russell in CBC News - Canada, )

Cara Delevingne advocated for the LGBTQ community Monday sharing several messages of support for National Coming Out day on her social media accounts.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Faced with gloomy economic data, Chancellor Angela Merkel said Berlin might use spending to stimulate growth — a step her critics have long advocated.
(The New York Times - Business, )

A protester who advocated for peaceful demonstrations in Ferguson was charged Saturday with setting fire to a convenience store in a neighboring suburb.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Instead, the emphasis on interactive activities as advocated by Carnegie Mellon University's Simon Initiative helps students learn about six times more.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Ian Harper-led review of Australian competition policy has advocated removing geoblocks and restrictions on parallel importation in its draft report.
(ZDNet Australia, )

One view about Greece is that a restructuring, as advocated by the leader of a left-of-center coalition, would not be as radical a step as investors fear.
(The New York Times - Business, )

His comments are at odds with criticism of the Chinese government after the death of Liu Xiaobo, who had advocated for democracy and human rights in China.
(CNBC, )

Congressional Republicans long advocated Congress return to the “regular order” to individually approve the 12 spending bills that fund the government.
(Fox News - Politics, )

The populist surge of 2016 is seen by many as a repudiation of the economic policies advocated for decades by global executives in Davos, Switzerland, above.
(The New York Times - Business, )

The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children also advocated a repeal of a law that currently prohibits background checks on assistant coaches.
(USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - Soccer, )

Crommett, who at Google advocated for more representation of women in science and engineering roles, will serve as vp multicultural audience engagement at Disney.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

Looking at YouTube video messages, researchers found that homosexual youth found the most comfort in messages that both supported them and advocated social change.
(Science Daily - News, )

As a wife and mother, she'd long cooked typical meat-and-potatoes meals for her family, but the movie advocated a plant-based diet to control degenerative diseases.
(The Denver Post - News, )

People who fail to report suspected domestic violence by their neighbours, friends or family could be prosecuted under changes advocated by Labor senator Nova Peris.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Indiana and Wisconsin officials found themselves on the defensive at the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday as they advocated for bans on same-sex marriage.
(Anne Sweeney, Meredith Rodriguez in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

Not surprisingly, the Democratic frontrunner took on Wall Street, advocated for women’s rights, and emphasized the need to raise wages for America’s middle class.
(Forbes - Business, )

In a series of papers published in the November 2013 issue of Health Affairs, researchers at UC San Francisco advocated a number of potential solutions to the problem.
(Science Daily - News, )

Former Formula 1 boss, Max Mosley, 76, has donated £1.2m for drugs research by controversial scientists who have advocated the use of drugs to treat medical problems.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Manitowoc said it plans to split into two stand-alone companies by spinning off its food-equipment business early next year, a move advocated by two activist investors.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Boris Khersonsky, a psychiatrist and former Soviet dissident, has long advocated moving away from the idea that Ukrainian nationality should be determined by ethnicity.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The use of patient decision support interventions as a means to generate health care savings has been widely advocated, but the extent and quality of evidence is unclear.
(Science Daily - News, )

Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry have advocated for the strike, citing a need to respond Bashar Assad’s chemical attack that killed over 1,000 earlier this month.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Siamak Namazi, a consultant who has advocated better relations between the United States and Iran, was arrested in Tehran around Oct. 15, according to people close to him.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Prime Minister Viktor Orban said during a visit to Romania that Hungary will block efforts to increase Muslim migration, as advocated by groups funded by billionaire George Soros.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Ontario says it will fund one cycle of in-vitro fertilization for eligible women up to the age of 42, a change that women who have undergone the costly treatment have advocated for.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

For many years, Singapore's ruling People Action's Party (PAP) has advocated a liberal immigration policy to offset the country's falling birth rates and support its booming economy.
(Forbes - Business, )

In some ways, the Iraq team’s latest criticism mirrors the disputes of a decade ago, when the Bush administration, over many analysts’ objections, advocated a small force in Iraq.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Richard Pazdur, the Food and Drug Administration’s oncology chief, says his wife’s ordeal was influential in a change that many had advocated but that critics say erodes safeguards.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Julian Zelizer says while it looked like Trump would be a very unconventional president, he has named Cabinet members who hew very closely to what Republicans have advocated for decades.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A scientific officer advocated that a psychopath's intelligence, ability to cope in a crisis and lack of morals would make them ideal leaders in the chaos that would ensue after the bomb.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Rand Paul's presidential campaign mocked Hillary Clinton's call Wednesday for justice reform, claiming she's running from policies her husband advocated during the Clinton administration.
(Fox News - Politics, )

President Donald Trump's original pick for deputy national security adviser is now lobbying for a Ukrainian businessman who once advocated that Kiev acquiesce to Moscow's annexation of Crimea.
(CNN - World News, )

Migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean to Europe should be towed back to where they came from, David Cameron told EU leaders last night as he advocated for warships to stop people-smugglers.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The incoming leader of Europe's most powerful bureaucracy is a master of the backroom deal — and an outspoken and witty career politician who once advocated the right to lie in times of crisis.
(Fox News - World, )

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: I have always advocated two playmakers at 10 and 12 and I’m excited that Lancaster has belatedly opted to use that combination with George Ford playing alongside Owen Farrell.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

After Sergio Perez was again accused of reckless driving, Kimi Raikkonen rejected suggestions that the paddock should rally round the young Mexican - and advocated a different kind of encouragement.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Stoke defender Robert Huth, perhaps sensing the escalation of a recent and curious epidemic, took to Twitter on Monday evening and advocated Luis Suarez starting yet another season under suspension.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who once advocated certain gun control measures, says he is a staunch supporter of the Second Amendment and that gun rights should not be infringed upon.
(Fox News - Politics, )

The study found that the incremental changes advocated by governments may represent a missed opportunity to reduce greenhouse gas emissions beneath the levels needed to prevent 2°C of climate warming.
(Science Daily - News, )

Over the past few years he has opposed Common Core curriculum standards and advocated for educational vouchers, a federal corporate income tax credit and an overhaul of the college student loan industry.
(Forbes - Education, )

For four years, Ira N. Forman served as the U.S. special envoy to monitor and combat anti-Semitism, a State Department post in which he advocated on behalf of Jewish communities at risk around the globe.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

McKesson Corp. will offer investors more power to oust board members by opening up its corporate elections, joining just a handful of major U.S. companies to take the step advocated by activist investors.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

At least seven Chinese activists who have advocated for greater rule of law, fairer access to education and other issues are being put on trial this week as the government steps up a campaign against dissent.
(Julie Makinen in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Stratospheric injection of sulphate aerosols has been advocated as an emergency geoengineering measure to tackle dangerous climate change, or as a stop-gap until atmospheric carbon dioxide levels are reduced.
(Nature Climate Change, )

Caregiver Recognition Day is already enshrined in legislation in Manitoba, and groups in Alberta, Newfoundland and Labrador and Quebec have advocated similar recognition days or weeks to promote public awareness.
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

When the founders of children's health food company, Bitsy's Brainfood, Maggie Patton and Alexandra Buckley Voris, met they were both working at an educational nonprofit which advocated healthy choices for children.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

During a panel at Sundance, 'Star Wars' director Colin Trevorrow announced he would shoot 'Episode IX' with film, while fellow panelists Christopher Nolan and Rachel Morrison also advocated for using film over digital.
(Forbes - Business, )

​German Chancellor Angela Merkel advocated banning the full-face veils worn by some Muslim women in a speech to her party's congress, stressing her determination to prevent a repeat of last year's huge migrant influx.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Blue Harbour Group, which had taken a stake in Nabors Industries and advocated for changes, advised the oil-field services company on a deal to spin off its well-completion business and merge it with C&J Energy Services.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Foes of illegal immigration accused House Speaker John Boehner of signaling his willingness to consider an "amnesty" bill after his office hired a longtime policy aide who has advocated legalizing undocumented immigrants.
(Fox News - Politics, )

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