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Sentence with the verb Advocated

1 example:

He advocated the reduction of taxes.


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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, )

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74 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, )

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, )

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

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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

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., )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

Rainbows burst across the Internet on Friday morning after the Supreme Court declared same-sex marriage constitutional nationwide, reflecting the progressive values of many tech companies that have long advocated for gay rights.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Michael Dell said that even if his attempt to take Dell private were to fail he would stay at the company he founded, though he wouldn't sell assets or commit to any leveraged recapitalization as some shareholders have advocated.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Turkey's highest court on Thursday ruled that the country's ban on YouTube is a violation of freedom of expression — a setback for Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who had advocated shutting down the video-sharing website.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

The Obama administration plans to spend millions of dollars on funding armed officers in schools throughout the country in a move advocated by the National Rifle Association in the wake of last December's shooting massacre in Newtown, Conn.
(Fox News - Politics, )

In 1934, Ben Graham advocated buying stocks at a steep discount to their intrinsic value, giving birth to “value investing.” It wasn’t until forty-three years later that academics confirmed the durable long-term outperformance of value stocks.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

A health store owner who advocated healthy living through “herbs and natural products given to us by GOD” has been confirmed as the suspect in a shootout on the streets of St. Paul on Friday evening, according to multiple Edmonton Journal sources.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

In a letter to a Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head on her way home from school, a senior Taliban commander purportedly tells her that she was targeted not because she advocated education for all girls, but rather for her criticism of the militant group.
(CNN - World News, )

In his speech, Paul spoke of the need for school choice as a way to bridge the gap between what Martin Luther King Jr. called the “two Americas.” Over the years, Paul has advocated for the abolition of the Department of Education and Common Core State Standards.
(Forbes - Education, )

A range of untested and unorthodox treatments for Lyme disease are being advocated or sold on the Internet, according to a new study that raises concerns about the appeal of these therapies to people who believe they have a controversial condition called chronic Lyme disease.
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

The key limitation to the sort of patient-led change Sage and others have long advocated has traditionally been the difficulties of scaling – the challenges of getting beyond the ultra-engaged quantified selfers and the severely afflicted patients (and associated stakeholders).
(Forbes - Business, )

As much as social equality is advocated in the United States, a new study suggests that besides evaluating their own race and religion most favorably, people share implicit hierarchies for racial, religious, and age groups that may be different from their conscious, explicit attitudes and values.
(Science Daily - News, )

Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr., who for five years has advocated trying terrorism suspects in U.S. civilian court only to be slapped down by Congress, took a victory lap in New York on Tuesday, proclaiming that last week's conviction of Sulaiman abu Ghaith in Manhattan federal court proves he was right all along.
(Timothy M. Phelps in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

When terror suspect Othman Hamdan moved in next door to Owen Higdon three years ago, he asked if he could pay his neighbour $20 a month to tap into his wireless connection. “I’m glad I didn’t take him up on that,” Higdon said Sunday, standing outside the apartment building where Hamdan was arrested Friday with police alleging he advocated murder online on behalf of the Islamic State.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

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