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 Sentences for Advocacy

  • 1. The honest advocacy of sound principle won. 🔊
  • 2. It was his advocacy that made the subject odious. 🔊
  • 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 Sentences?

  • 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. 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. 🔊
  • 11. This it was that overpowered him; this it was that led to that feeble, halting advocacy which surprised all who heard it. 🔊
  • 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. His early advocacy of music and drawing, not to produce artists, but to develop personality, also bore some fruit. 🔊
  • 16. Such, also, is its advocacy of social legislation which is aimed to give more nearly equal opportunity to the lowest grades of industrial workers. 🔊
  • 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. Moreover, it may be questioned whether the Fabian advocacy of municipalisation hastened or retarded that process in London. 🔊
  • 22. Moral insensibility is one thing, and a restored conscience, resting on the blood and advocacy of Christ, is quite another. 🔊
  • 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. 🔊