Example sentences for: advocated

How can you use “advocated” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In what the White House promoted as a major speech on foreign policy challenges, the president advocated an active role for the United States throughout the world and defended his policy of engagement in China, as the Times and the Post , report in front-page articles.

  • Nickles advocated "a compromise," and Lott expressed interest in Yugoslavia's proposal for a "lightly armed" U.N. peacekeeping force in Kosovo rather than a fully equipped NATO force.

  • When the schools are particularly bad--as in the case of Washington, D.C., I have advocated vouchers, not penny ante ones proposed by some in Congress last year but real ones that would send at least a few kids out of the city to the very best schools available.

  • No changes of any kind are advocated.

  • Soon after the American Revolution several of the founding fathers of the new nation advocated establishing an academy, similar to those of France and Sweden, to standardize and, in effect, enshrine an official American form of English.


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