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Sentences with the noun Advocate

27 examples:

You are not an advocate.

I believe he is not an advocate.

He's an advocate of barefoot running.

Woe be to him whose advocate becomes his accuser.
(Danish proverb)

Let me be clear: I am not an advocate of censorship.
(Mike Rogers)

I am running for governor of Kentucky as the people's advocate.
(Sonny Landham)

The weapon of the advocate is the sword of the soldier, not the dagger of the assassin.
(Alexander Cockburn)

I am an advocate of Twitter for higher ed.
(Forbes - Education, )

Hannah Maundrell is no advocate of payday loans.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

But the Taxpayer Advocate Says It's Too Harsh for Many.
(Forbes - Business, )

Local Times-Picayune fights to fend off an invasion by Baton Rouge's Advocate.
(USA Today - Money, )

LONDON—John Lennon apparently wasn't an advocate of peace and love in high school.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

A consumer advocate is taking on Starbucks for the ingredients in its Pumpkin Spice Latte.
(USA Today - Money, )

"You really need to shop for the loan before you shop for the car," one consumer advocate says.
(CNBC, )

This is unsurprising, given Cotler’s long record as an advocate of the Responsibility to Protect doctrine.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

San Francisco's move to slap warning labels on sugary drink ads "fails the logic test," according to an advocate.
(CNBC, )

At a time when bitcoin prices are falling sharply, at least one advocate thinks the long-term direction is up—way up.
(CNBC, )

An advocate of creating a 51st state in eastern Colorado said he is heartened by early turnout before next week's vote on secession.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

You can grow vegetables and harvest fresh fish in your home with a space-efficient, $300 setup, says an advocate of indoor gardening.
(Chris Dela Torre in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

A refugee advocate says intercepted asylum seekers "had either direct experience of harassment (or) direct experience of arrest" in Sri Lanka.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

MP David Tredinnick, an advocate of astrology, is bidding to be chair of the Commons Health Select Committee after securing sufficient nominations.
(BBC News - Politics, )

"For a gay kid in Jamaica to see the actor who played Spider-Man in that role is pretty damn powerful, in my opinion," Win Butler told The Advocate.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Music, )

World-renowned linguist David Crystal, an advocate of 'internet linguistics,' says that the internet has expanded the expressive richness of language.
(CBC News - Technology & Science, )

U.S. markets were mixed Wednesday despite news President Barack Obama has chosen an advocate of quantitative easing as the next chair of the Federal Reserve.
(UPI - Business News, )

The Dalai Lama is celebrating his 80th birthday in Southern California -- which is among the American stops the peace advocate is making in the United States.
(UPI - News, )

Authentic Apparel Group said they recruited the 41-year-old, 6ft 4in California native, to showcase its wares because he is 'an advocate of active lifestyles'.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

She is an activist, an advocate and a reality TV star, but Laverne Cox is probably best known as Sophia Burset on the hit Netflix show Orange is the New Black.
(CBC News in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Sentences with the verb Advocate

3 examples:

You should advocate disarmament.

Carter, whom President Obama nominated on Friday to be defense secretary, is a centrist who may advocate a stronger use of American power.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

The Iranian energy sector is interested in courting international partners to advocate a win-win scenario for oil and natural gas, a deputy minister said.
(UPI - Business News, )

Negative sentence with the verb Advocate

1 example:

The U.N.'s point man on human rights in North Korea comes out with an unusually strong statement, but does not advocate military action to force regime change.
(Fox News - World, )


3 examples:

Five years on, is he still the advocate the movement needs?
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

You could have said, Josh, we knew you were going to advocate free public college from the beginning; why did you spend 7,000 words to get here?
(Forbes - Education, )

Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini surprised many Techonomists at our conference in Tucson last month with his frank talk about alternative therapies and the need for the current health system to be “creatively destroyed.” Who would have thought the top man at one of the nation’s largest health insurance companies would be an advocate for craniosacral therapy and meditative chanting?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

China is an advocate for the Diaoyu Island's sovereignty.

More and more environmentalists advocate and use environmentally friendly unleaded petrol in cars.

I think film is a very powerful advocate and message carrier.
(Estelle Morris)

Our universities advocate fragmentation in their course systems.
(Arthur Erickson)

I've always tried to be fair, even-handed, not an advocate for any group.
(Dan Rather)

The loudest voices we hear are those who advocate conflict, divisiveness.
(John C. Danforth)

I am not just a celebrity, I'm a human-rights advocate for the last 20 years.
(Bianca Jagger)

No man should advocate a course in private that he's ashamed to admit in public.
(George McGovern)

I am not unaware how unpopular on this floor are the sentiments I am about to advocate.
(Benjamin F. Wade)

Let me be clear: There is no stronger advocate for civil liberties in the Senate than myself.
(Saxby Chambliss)

I am a die-hard index fund advocate.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Remember how we got here, says privacy advocate.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Aksu is a big believer and advocate of technology.
(Forbes - Business, )

She wants to be known as an advocate for education.
(The Denver Post - News, )

Comedian and disability advocate Stella Young has died aged 32.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

Hector Cruz never thought he’d become a breastfeeding advocate.
(Fox News - Health, )

Charge included acting as an advocate for whose books it audited.
(USA Today - Money, )

Utecht is now a national speaker, concussion advocate, and musician.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Milla Jovovich is a staunch advocate of co-sleeping with her children.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

The Senate's VA legislation is "revolutionary," a veterans advocate said.
(CNBC, )

Even the most hawkish advocate of the free market might raise an eyebrow.
(The Independent - Gadgets & Tech, )

Bob Sullivan is author of Gotcha Capitalism and a great consumer advocate.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

But others advocate coconut oil and there’s sunflower, avocado and more.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Adeo Ressi is a serial entrepreneur turned investor and entrepreneur advocate.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Advocate of home birth, Sheila Kitzinger, has died of cancer at the age of 86.
(Javier Espinoza in The Telegraph - Culture, )

An advocate for female prisoners says Ashley Smith's human rights were violated.
(CBC News - Canada, )

Journalist, racial equality advocate passed away at age 86, surrounded by family.
(USA Today - National, )

I am and have long been an unabashed advocate of carbon taxes and gas taxes, but...
(Forbes - Business, )

He was an early editor of Rolling Stone and a passionate advocate for country music.
(USA Today - National, )

A strong consumer advocate is close to taking the No. 2 slot at Treasury Department.
(USA Today - Money, )

IRS needs to give more help to taxpayers, according to the Taxpayer Advocate's report.
(USA Today - Money, )

Time for 'agent oriented architecture,' says a long-time service integration advocate.
(ZDNet US, )

Instead, its brutal attack created an unstoppable advocate for girls around the world.
(Forbes - Education, )

Harper Lee’s lawyer, Tonja Carter, is the author’s chief spokeswoman and advocate.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Groups that advocate for victims of domestic abuse urged the governor to veto the bill.
(USA Today - National, )

Public Advocate Bill de Blasio was hoping to avoid a runoff in raucous NYC mayor's race.
(USA Today - National, )

Spurrier has been a long-time advocate of athletes and their parents receiving stipends.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Parents say son was inspired by activism of his grandfather, pastor and Muslim advocate.
(USA Today - National, )

"You're a great free-speech advocate and you're shutting down questions after 25 minutes.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

Deaf advocate Drisana Levitzke-Gray has been named Young Australian of the Year for 2015.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Beware Emails From IRS or Taxpayer Advocate. Don't Click Links! And Don't Fish For Profit.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Exploitation advocate Nicole Tynan wants sex workers to draw hope from her harrowing tale.
(USA Today - National, )

Nashville civil rights advocate, businessman and state commissioner Francis Guess has died.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Carmen Policy, advocate for joint Raiders-Chargers stadium, says as much at owners meeting.
(USA Today - NFL, )

As many who follow my writing know, I am a big advocate of the art and science of narrative.
(Forbes - Technology, )

But the tactic has drawn criticism from advocate groups, who likened it to a reality TV show.
(The Independent - Gadgets & Tech, )

IRS National Taxpayer Advocate Issues Scathing Report on the Folly of Cutting the IRS Budget.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

In his role as social good advocate, he hopes to promote healthier, more sustainable choices.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Visitors appeared to be trying to find a pretext to close the show, euthanasia advocate says.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Stone's lawyer says the actress never agreed to go to the country to advocate against Chevron.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

Rush Holt -- physicist, "Jeopardy!" champion, and science advocate -- will not seek re-election.
(UPI - Science News, )

Brittany Maynard's family has released a new, personal video of the Death with Dignity advocate.
(USA Today - National, )

Small Business Advocate Jim Blasingame warns business leaders of five lies they tell themselves.
(Forbes - Business, )

Mars Inc., which most famously makes M&Ms, has become an unlikely advocate of eating less sugar.
(NBC News Health, )

A leading human rights advocate went on trial Wednesday for his role in anti-corruption protests.
(USA Today - World, )

Diem Brown, the former Real World star and advocate for cancer survivors, died Friday in New York.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

The state government has designated its chief technology advocate to also head up the CenITex board.
(ZDNet Australia, )

Nina Olson, the IRS National Taxpayer Advocate, recently released her 2014 Annual Report to Congress.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Yet that’s one of the conclusions in a housing study by B.C.’s seniors advocate, Isobel Mackenzie.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Van Bramer, a Queens City Councilman, has positioned himself as an advocate for cultural organizations.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Ilham Tohti's only "crime" was to advocate for China's own policies for autonomy for ethnic minorities.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The decision came as a French government minister continued to advocate for a rival proposal by Siemens.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Jim Blasingame, The Small Business Advocate, says it's time for Wall Street to come back to Main Street.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

David Sacks had been an outspoken advocate for new tools to make workers more collaborative and efficient.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Nothern advocate Sheila Watt-Cloutier released her highly-anticipated memoir 'The Right to Be Cold' today.
(CBC News in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

In “On Behalf of Nature,” Meredith Monk’s dance becomes a provocative advocate for the natural world.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

IRS 'amnesty' for offshore accounts, FBAR and FATCA violations needs fixing, demands the Taxpayer Advocate.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Conservative former President Vicente Fox has become an unlikely leading advocate of marijuana legalization.
(Richard Fausset in Los Angeles Times - Education, )

The Fed chief's actions in her first six months confound the view of her as a strong advocate of easy money.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

The monsignor became a powerful advocate of drug treatment programs and a fierce critic of the war on drugs.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Nathan Monk, 31, of Pensacola, Florida grew up in a homeless family and became an advocate for the homeless.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

In fact, the proposed changes pose serious concerns for divorcing women and those of us who advocate for them.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Oakland Raiders punter Chris Kluwe is a gay rights advocate, a video game expert and the author of a new book.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Parks advocate Jolon Clark beat state employee Aaron Greco in Denver's City Council District 7 runoff Tuesday.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

Hallof Fame quarterback Fran Tarkenton has spent half a century as an entrepreneur and small business advocate.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The hunting advocate Safari Club International has suspended the membership of Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Almost 40 child deaths investigated by Victoria's child advocate had involvement in child protection at the time.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Angela Merkel has used the CeBIT event as a platform to advocate closer tech cooperation between China and Germany.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

Now, a new study by scientists in California and New Mexico advocate the approach to achieve healthier weight loss.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Consumer advocate Ralph Nader says Facebook users should start a movement to get paid for their personal information.
(CNBC, )

At least three government MPs have gone on the record to advocate dropping the proposed GP co-payment for pensioners.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

An advocate for honoring women on British currency was thanked for her efforts on Twitter with dozens of rape threats.
(CNN - Technology, )

Artist and cyborg advocate Neil Harbisson has an "eyeborg," a device implanted in his skull that lets him hear colors.
(CNET News, )

Childhood cancer advocate Sherry Pollex will undergo surgery related to her recent ovarian cancer diagnosis on Friday.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Technology industry figures pay tribute to Caspar Bowden, a renowned digital privacy advocate, who has died of cancer.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Richard Quest speaks to privacy advocate Marc Rotenberg about his concerns over Google's purchase of device maker Nest.
(CNN - World Business, )

An international food advocate was in Canada this week, trying to promote healthy eating in hospitals around the world.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

Malala Yousafzai, the world's most famous advocate for girls' right to education, speaks with CNN's Christiane Amanpour.
(CNN - World News, )

Cherie Blair, the UK's former first lady, is a leading barrister who holds the senior advocate status of Queen's Counsel.
(CNN - World News, )

The 44-year-old LGBT advocate told Extra TV: 'I have cut out 99per cent of grains
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The arrest of bitcoin advocate Charles Shrem is a blow to a currency that has been red-hot with users and some investors.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Tom Uren was a fighter - in the boxing ring, the prisoner of war camp and as a long-term advocate of socialism and peace.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

In a report into governance at the loss-making mutual, the peer is likely to advocate scrapping Co-op’s 21-strong board.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Pascal Tessier, 18, is an Eagle Scout and has been a vocal advocate of opening the organization to gay scouts and leaders.
(NBC News, )

An animal rights advocate's bid to extend "legal personhood" to chimpanzees, has been rejected in a New York appeals court.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Sexual abuse survivor and prevention advocate Erin Merryn says she's been in touch with the family and voiced her concerns.
(NBC Today, )

Jim Blasingame, The Small Business Advocate, offers tips on how small business owners and banker can speak the same language.
(Forbes - Business, )

I'm an enthusiastic advocate of globalization and free trade, and see clear benefits for investors, companies, and consumers.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

FCC commissioner Mignon Clyburn will be honored with a "diversity advocate" award at a dinner for the Walter Kaitz Foundation.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

Female education advocate and Nobel peace prize winner Malala Yousafzai has condemned the slaying of students in her homeland.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

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