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advocate

  1. ['ædvəkət]

    сущ.

    1. защитник; сторонник, приверженец (точки зрения, образа жизни)

    2. юр. адвокат, защитник

  2. ['ædvəkeɪt] брит. / амер.

    гл.

    1. отстаивать, выступать в поддержку, пропагандировать (взгляды, позицию)

    2. советовать, рекомендовать

Learning (En-Ru)

advocate

  1. ['ædvəkət]

    n

    1. защитник; сторонник

    2. юр. адвокат

  2. ['ædvəkeɪt]

    v

    отстаивать; пропагандировать

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Raven knew from touching the man that he didn’t believe for one moment that the priest was an advocate of the devil or one of Mikhail’s servants.
Рейвен знала, лишь прикоснувшись к этому человеку, что он сам ни на миг не поверил, что священник – адвокат дьявола или слуга Михаила.
Feehan, Christine / Dark PrinceФихан, Кристин / Темный принц
Темный принц
Фихан, Кристин
© 1999 by Christine Feehan
© Наумова Г., перевод на русский язык, 2010
© Издание на русском языке. ООО «Издательство «Эксмо». 2010
Dark Prince
Feehan, Christine
© 1999 by Christine Feehan
They all realised that the advocate of the hundred million heads theory had been driven into a corner, and waited to see what would come of it.
Все понимали, что агента ста миллионов голов приперли к стене, и ждали, что из этого выйдет.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The possessedДостоевский, Фёдор / Бесы
Бесы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
The possessed
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Decentralization of some ministry functions to local governments mandated improving local capacity to assess needs, develop strategies and advocate for and allocate resources.
Передача ряда функций министерства на места вызвала необходимость усовершенствовать местные службы, занимающиеся оценкой потребностей населения, выработать стратегию, а также найти и правильно распределить ресурсы.
© 2001-2006 EurasiaHealth Knowledge Network and American International Health Alliance
The alternative is the approach that I advocate: understand your database, know how it works, know what it can do for you, and use it to its fullest potential.
Но есть и другой подход, который я отстаиваю: разберитесь в используемой СУБД и принципах ее работы, поймите, что она может делать, и используйте весь ее потенциал.
Kyte, Tom / Expert One-on-One OracleКайт, Том / Oracle для профессионалов
Oracle для профессионалов
Кайт, Том
© Перевод на русский язык. ООО «ДиаСофтЮП», 2003
© Wrox Press Ltd, 2002
Expert One-on-One Oracle
Kyte, Tom
© Wrox Press Ltd, 2002
If major financial institutions advocate a policy of "community of interest," as they did in the early part of this century, then their influence may tend to reduce competition even in this weaker case.
Если ведущие финансовые учреждения исповедуют политику «общности интересов», как это было в начале нашего века, то их влияние может вести к уменьшению конкуренции даже и в этом, менее очевидном случае.
Kotz, David / Bank control of large corporations in the USAКотц, Давид / Банковский контроль над крупными корпорациями в США
Банковский контроль над крупными корпорациями в США
Котц, Давид
© 1978 by The Regents of the University of California
© Перевод на русский язык, предисловие. Издательство «Прогресс» 1982
Bank control of large corporations in the USA
Kotz, David
© 1978 by The Regent of the University of California
You're lucky you have Guardian Belikov to advocate for you, or this decision might have been different.
Тебе повезло иметь такого защитника, как страж Беликов. В противном случае решение могло бы быть другим.
Mead, Richelle / Shadow KissМид, Райчел / Поцелуй тьмы
Поцелуй тьмы
Мид, Райчел
© Б. Жужунава, перевод на русский язык, 2010
© Издание на русском языке, ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2010
© 2008 Richelle Mead
Shadow Kiss
Mead, Richelle
© 2008 Richelle Mead
Peer advocates (HIV-affected women from similar cultural backgrounds) can be effective members of the clinical team to help educate patients, advocate for them, and provide counseling as needed.
Консультанты из числа ВИЧ-инфицированных женщин из той же культурной среды, что и сама пациентка, могут стать ценными членами медицинского коллектива, помогая обучать пациенток, оказывать им поддержку и при необходимости проводить консультирование.
© 2001-2006 EurasiaHealth Knowledge Network and American International Health Alliance
ICTR, along with other members of the advisory group, will fund raise and advocate for assistance and support for victims
Вместе с другими членами консультативной группы МУТР будет заниматься мобилизацией средств и пропагандой оказания помощи и поддержки потерпевшим.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
This individual can facilitate the development of a care plan and advocate for the family.
Этот человек помогает женщине составить план получения медицинской и социальной помощи и оказывает содействие семье в процессе обращения за помощью.
© 2001-2006 EurasiaHealth Knowledge Network and American International Health Alliance
These pacific counsels had their effect with some of the citizens, who began to nod and look exceedingly wise upon the advocate of acquiescence, with whom, notwithstanding the offence so lately given, Simon Glover seemed also to agree in opinion.
Эти осторожные советы возымели свое действие на иных из горожан, которые кивали на его слова и с видом глубокого понимания глядели на поборника миролюбия, и даже Саймон Гловер, несмотря на давешнюю обиду, казалось, разделял его мнение.
Scott, Walter / The Fair Maid of PerthСкотт, Вальтер / Пертская красавица
Пертская красавица
Скотт, Вальтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1965
The Fair Maid of Perth
Scott, Walter
© The University Court of the University of Edinburgh 1999
It was obvious that Lawson was keeping his temper only with the utmost difficulty; the solar-furnace advocate was one of those stubborn,a self-taught "experts" who refused to admit that he could possibly have made an error in his calculations.
Чувствовалось, что Лоусон с трудом держит себя в руках. Сторонник солнечной плавки оказался одним из упрямых знатоков-самоучек, которые слишком уверены в непогрешимости своих расчетов.
Clarke, Arthur Charles / A Fall of MoondustКларк, Артур Чарльз / Лунная пыль
Лунная пыль
Кларк, Артур Чарльз
A Fall of Moondust
Clarke, Arthur Charles
Or she would smile ironically and say: "I notice, though, you begin to advocate the principles of the secret police.
Или же она насмешливо улыбается и говорит: "Однако, я замечаю, вы начинаете проповедовать принципы третьего отделения.
Чехов, А.П. / Учитель словесностиChekhov, A. / The teacher of literature
The teacher of literature
Chekhov, A.
© 1999 by Random House, Inc.
Учитель словесности
Чехов, А.П.
© Издательство "Наука", 1974
David has been an Open Source advocate for many years, and is a speaker at LinuxWorld and O'Reilly's Open Source Convention.
В течение многих лет являлся сторонником Open Source и спикером LinuxWorld и Open Source Convention О'Рейли.
Allen, David,Scott, Andrew,Lewis, Herb,Stile, John,Tuck, Tim / Windows to Linux Migration ToolkitАллен, Дэвид,Скотт, Эндрю,Льюис, Герберт,Стайл, Джон,Такк, Тимоти / Переход с Windows на Linux
Переход с Windows на Linux
Аллен, Дэвид,Скотт, Эндрю,Льюис, Герберт,Стайл, Джон,Такк, Тимоти
© 2004 by Syncress Publishing, Inc.
© Перевод на русский язык, «БХВ-Петербург» 2005
Windows to Linux Migration Toolkit
Allen, David,Scott, Andrew,Lewis, Herb,Stile, John,Tuck, Tim
© 2004 by Syngress Publishing, Inc.
Of course I can understand that it's a philosophical novel and written to advocate an idea...." Kolya was getting mixed by now.
Я конечно в состоянии понять, что это роман философский, и написан, чтобы провести идею... -- запутался уже совсем Коля.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The brothers KaramazovДостоевский, Фёдор / Братья Карамазовы
Братья Карамазовы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
The brothers Karamazov
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
"In other words you advocate the tranquillity of the well-fed cow?"
- То есть проповедуете спокойствие сытой коровы?
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / A Raw YouthДостоевский, Фёдор / Подросток
Подросток
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Советская Россия", 1979
A Raw Youth
Dostoevsky, Fyodor

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'ædvəkətNounзащитник; сторонник; приверженецExamples

aggressive / strong advocate of smth. — ярый сторонник чего-л.
client advocate — защитник прав потребителя

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Collocations

advocate of peace
борец за мир
advocate-depute
помощник генерального прокурора
advocate-general
генеральный адвокат
crown advocate
адвокат короны
devil's advocate
"адвокат дьявола"
devil's advocate
адвокат дьявола
devil's advocate
адвокат дьявольский
judge advocate
военный прокурор
judge advocate
судья-адвокат
judge-advocate
судья-адвокат
panel's advocate
защитник подсудимого
petty advocate
адвокат, ведущий мелкие дела
sub-advocate
адвокат-помощник
sub-advocate
младший адвокат
to advocate peace
выступать за мир

Word forms

advocate

verb
Basic forms
Pastadvocated
Imperativeadvocate
Present Participle (Participle I)advocating
Past Participle (Participle II)advocated
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I advocatewe advocate
you advocateyou advocate
he/she/it advocatesthey advocate
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am advocatingwe are advocating
you are advocatingyou are advocating
he/she/it is advocatingthey are advocating
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have advocatedwe have advocated
you have advocatedyou have advocated
he/she/it has advocatedthey have advocated
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been advocatingwe have been advocating
you have been advocatingyou have been advocating
he/she/it has been advocatingthey have been advocating
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I advocatedwe advocated
you advocatedyou advocated
he/she/it advocatedthey advocated
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was advocatingwe were advocating
you were advocatingyou were advocating
he/she/it was advocatingthey were advocating
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had advocatedwe had advocated
you had advocatedyou had advocated
he/she/it had advocatedthey had advocated
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been advocatingwe had been advocating
you had been advocatingyou had been advocating
he/she/it had been advocatingthey had been advocating
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will advocatewe shall/will advocate
you will advocateyou will advocate
he/she/it will advocatethey will advocate
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be advocatingwe shall/will be advocating
you will be advocatingyou will be advocating
he/she/it will be advocatingthey will be advocating
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have advocatedwe shall/will have advocated
you will have advocatedyou will have advocated
he/she/it will have advocatedthey will have advocated
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been advocatingwe shall/will have been advocating
you will have been advocatingyou will have been advocating
he/she/it will have been advocatingthey will have been advocating
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would advocatewe should/would advocate
you would advocateyou would advocate
he/she/it would advocatethey would advocate
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be advocatingwe should/would be advocating
you would be advocatingyou would be advocating
he/she/it would be advocatingthey would be advocating
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have advocatedwe should/would have advocated
you would have advocatedyou would have advocated
he/she/it would have advocatedthey would have advocated
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been advocatingwe should/would have been advocating
you would have been advocatingyou would have been advocating
he/she/it would have been advocatingthey would have been advocating
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am advocatedwe are advocated
you are advocatedyou are advocated
he/she/it is advocatedthey are advocated
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being advocatedwe are being advocated
you are being advocatedyou are being advocated
he/she/it is being advocatedthey are being advocated
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been advocatedwe have been advocated
you have been advocatedyou have been advocated
he/she/it has been advocatedthey have been advocated
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was advocatedwe were advocated
you were advocatedyou were advocated
he/she/it was advocatedthey were advocated
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being advocatedwe were being advocated
you were being advocatedyou were being advocated
he/she/it was being advocatedthey were being advocated
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been advocatedwe had been advocated
you had been advocatedyou had been advocated
he/she/it had been advocatedthey had been advocated
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be advocatedwe shall/will be advocated
you will be advocatedyou will be advocated
he/she/it will be advocatedthey will be advocated
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been advocatedwe shall/will have been advocated
you will have been advocatedyou will have been advocated
he/she/it will have been advocatedthey will have been advocated

advocate

noun
SingularPlural
Common caseadvocateadvocates
Possessive caseadvocate'sadvocates'