Approve and admire

advocate
(v)
AD-vǝ-cǝt
Meaning

1. support; approve; argue in favor of

1st Sample Sentence

1. Amir Khan has used his celebrity as an actor to publicly advocate numerous progressive causes.

2nd Meaning

2. plead for

2nd Sample Sentence

2. The prime minister has promised that he will advocate the abolition of this law if he is reelected.

Root

ad (to)#vox vocis (voice) (Latin)

Synonyms

advocate, endorse

Antonyms

forswear, repudiate

Mnemonics

Think of avocado. Avocado is known to be the most healthy food on earth so we would recommend or plead for it advocate. advocate usually "urges"or "pleads" judge to give in his favour

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