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Definitionto recommend or publicly support someone or something
- There were even organizations such as the Junior Anti-Sex League, which advocated complete celibacy for both sexes.Chapter 6 (44% in)
- He was abusing Big Brother, he was denouncing the dictatorship of the Party, he was demanding the immediate conclusion of peace with Eurasia, he was advocating freedom of speech, freedom of the Press, freedom of assembly, freedom of thought, he was crying hysterically that the revolution had been betrayed — and all this in rapid polysyllabic speech which was a sort of parody of the habitual style of the orators of the Party, and even contained Newspeak words: more Newspeak words,...Chapter 1 (62% in)
There are no more uses of "advocate" in 1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell.
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