\ˈadvəkˌe͡ɪt], \ˈadvəkˌeɪt], \ˈa_d_v_ə_k_ˌeɪ_t]\
Definitions of ADVOCATE
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- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
To plead in favour of; to indicate. Faculty of Advocates, in Scotland, the body of barristers permitted to plead in the supreme courts. Lord Advocate, in Scotland, the principal crown counsel, the public prosecutor in criminal cases, and a functionary of the government for the time being. Judge Advocate, in courts martial, a person who conducts the prosecution. The Devil's Advocate, in the Romish Church, a person appointed to show reason why one whom it is proposed to canonize should not receive canonization.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.