There are 2 translations of advocate in Spanish:

advocate1

Pronunciation: /ˈædvəkət/

n

  • 1.1 (supporter, defender) advocate (of sth) defensor, (masculine, feminine)(de algo)
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    • He was a prime advocate of arguments supporting the holding of terrorism suspects without access to courts.
    • He is also an advocate of strong financial support for graduate students and their research.
    • I think he is a worthy advocate of the policy and he is also a worthy adversary for the press.
    1.2 (in Scot) [Law/Derecho] abogado defensor, (masculine, feminine)
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    • Like all lawyers, they are required to act as officers of the court as well as advocates.
    • That may or may not say something about English pleaders, English advocates, and English jurors.
    • Your Honours, at common law there is absolute privilege for what is said in court by an advocate.
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    • The State advocates and legal aid counsel who were expected to arrive last weekend have not yet arrived.
    • Replying to a question by the advocate, he said he had not seen his client firing the rifle.
    • Both counsels, advocate for the State and for the defence, will resume argument today.

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vt
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Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.

There are 2 translations of advocate in Spanish:

advocate2

Pronunciation: /ˈædvəkeɪt/

vt

  • [idea/course of action] recomendar*, abogar* por, propugnar [formal] to advocate -ing recomendar* + infinitive/infinitivo
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    • He advocated overseas colonization and supported the South in the American Civil War.
    • He has often publicly advocated a life ban for those athletes who test positive.
    • Lafontaine has recently come close to publicly advocating a grand coalition.

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.