What is another word for Advocated?

Pronunciation: [ˈadvəkˌe͡ɪtɪd] (IPA)

Advocated is a word used to describe the act of publicly supporting or recommending a particular cause or policy. There are several synonyms for this term, each having slightly different connotations and meanings. Some examples of synonyms for advocated include promoted, endorsed, championed, favored, supported, urged, recommended, and espoused. These words all suggest some level of active support and encouragement for a particular idea or action. Other synonyms for advocated might include defended, stood up for, or spoke out in favor of. Regardless of the specific word used, all of these terms suggest a strong belief in a particular cause and a willingness to actively promote it.

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Usage examples for Advocated

One remarkable circumstance in Defoe's projects, which we may attribute either to his own natural bent or to his compliance with the King's humour, is the extent to which he Advocated Government interference.
"Daniel Defoe"
William Minto
When, therefore, Professor Ray Lankester speaks of Lamarck as having "Advocated directly transforming agents," he either does not know what he is talking about, or he is trifling with his readers.
"Luck or Cunning?"
Samuel Butler
There were those who desired a site nearer the bay; one Advocated exploring the other rivers in the vicinity, the Apamatuc, the Nansamond, the Chickahominy, the Pamunkey, as the Indians called them, before deciding; but Newport, eager to return to England, would not consent.
"The Princess Pocahontas"
Virginia Watson

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