Advocacy in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Advocacy

the profession of an advocate | the act of arguing in favour of, or supporting something | the practice of supporting someone to make their voice heard

Short Example Sentence for Advocacy

  • 1. It was his advocacy that made the subject odious. 🔊
  • 2. The honest advocacy of sound principle won. 🔊
  • 3. He failed of reelection in 1831 because of his advocacy of reform. 🔊
  • 4. Such advocacy as his only provokes attack, and invites persecution. 🔊
  • 5. Practically, the United States stood alone in advocacy of bimetallism. 🔊
  • 6. They built a church there, under the advocacy of Our Lady of Remedies. 🔊

How to use Advocacy in a Sentence?

  • 1. Dacier was too full of his honest advocacy of the passionate lover to take a rebuff. 🔊
  • 2. It was one of those strokes of brilliant advocacy which few men care to venture on. 🔊
  • 3. I have seen, it claimed that such advocacy of the boycott is a constitutional right. 🔊
  • 4. Constantly he showed himself an idealist, as in his advocacy of an absolute honor system. 🔊
  • 5. I see and hear no advocacy of Socialism whose burden is not the uplift of humanity. 🔊
  • 6. I regard it as I would regard the advocacy of ruffianism by a member of the criminal classes. 🔊
  • 7. Enough of its advocacy only remains to present that opposition which is the necessary basis of action. 🔊
  • 8. His advocacy of the cause could be attributed neither to ignorant fanaticism nor to disorganizing tendencies. 🔊
  • 9. His active advocacy of the cause of a reform in parliament was equal within and without the house of commons. 🔊
  • 10. This it was that overpowered him; this it was that led to that feeble, halting advocacy which surprised all who heard it. 🔊
  • 11. For even those to whom you are forced by any other tie to refuse your advocacy may yet quit you mollified and with friendly feelings. 🔊
  • 12. The two last-named are collections of addresses made in explanation and advocacy of his plans of domestic and international reform. 🔊
  • 13. She made of me a man, of herself a girl, and prayed love's advocacy to prove the delusion true. 🔊
  • 14. Then a breezy speaker filled in an hour with advocacy of "the cause"; after that music and moving pictures for an hour. 🔊
  • 15. Such, also, is its advocacy of social legislation which is aimed to give more nearly equal opportunity to the lowest grades of industrial workers. 🔊
  • 16. His early advocacy of music and drawing, not to produce artists, but to develop personality, also bore some fruit. 🔊
  • 17. But it is still an open question whether he did harm or good to the Japanese by his advocacy of their superstitions.... 🔊
  • 18. His chief offence was his advocacy of the unchristian principles of toleration; he wished to reunite and reconcile the Christian communions. 🔊
  • 19. After having started well at court, Sandys had fallen into irretrievable disfavor by his resolute advocacy of the liberties of his countrymen. 🔊
  • 20. To men of his own time his tireless advocacy of American exploration and colony-planting must have seemed irksome hobby-riding. 🔊
  • 21. Moral insensibility is one thing, and a restored conscience, resting on the blood and advocacy of Christ, is quite another. 🔊
  • 22. Moreover, it may be questioned whether the Fabian advocacy of municipalisation hastened or retarded that process in London. 🔊
  • 23. All of these churches could learn a valuable lesson from some of our home congregations that have been rent asunder by the unholy advocacy of innovations. 🔊
  • 24. During the first years of his appointment he had alienated navy officers through the introduction of pet reforms and his frank advocacy of a little navy. 🔊
  • 25. My sympathy with Ireland, and open advocacy of justice for the Irish, nearly brought me into serious trouble. 🔊
  • 26. He had laughed at reserve armies in last night's feverish defiance, at Turcas's advocacy of a slower and surer method of attack. 🔊
  • 27. It was about this period that Mark Twain began to exhibit openly his more serious side; that is to say his advocacy of public reforms. 🔊
  • 28. He at once proceeded to endear himself to the common people by the advocacy of a lower rate of taxation; this meant the reduction of the standing army. 🔊
  • 29. There is no more reason nowadays why a lawyer should look to advocacy as a proper use of his knowledge than that a doctor should make private poisoning the lucrative side of his profession. 🔊
  • 30. The persistent advocacy of specific reforms has directed the thought of the members toward the larger issues that so often rise above the haze of partisan politics. 🔊
  • 31. I made several addresses during the last campaign in advocacy of civil-service reform and all those other reforms which are invariably advocated and promised by the party which is not in power but wants to be. 🔊
  • 32. At all events, the advocacy of it testifies to the acuteness and energy with which Nelson threw himself into the operations especially intrusted to him. 🔊
  • 33. His consciousness of an exalted compassion for the lady was heated by these flights of advocacy to feel that he was almost seated beside the sovereign poet thus eulogized, and he was of a modest nature. 🔊
  • 34. The advocacy of these principles and by laymen, causes them to be excommunicated, then anathematized and finally to be condemned by a council at Rome in 1179. 🔊