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ADVOCACY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does advocacy mean? 

ADVOCACY (noun)
  The noun ADVOCACY has 1 sense:

1. active support of an idea or cause etc.; especially the act of pleading or arguing for something

  Familiarity information: ADVOCACY used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ADVOCACY (noun)


Sense 1advocacy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Active support of an idea or cause etc.; especially the act of pleading or arguing for something

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

advocacy; protagonism

Hypernyms ("advocacy" is a kind of...):

support (aiding the cause or policy or interests of)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "advocacy"):

drumbeat (a vehement and vociferous advocacy of a cause)

insistence; insistency (the act of insisting on something)

urging (the act of earnestly supporting or encouraging)


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