What does the word advocacy mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Act of advocating.

Usage examples for advocacy

  1. He defended one of the men, who, despite his advocacy, was convicted. – Gossip in the First Decade of Victoria's Reign by John Ashton
  2. Mr. Gladstone was at that time the Chancellor of the Exchequer, and his advocacy was very valuable. – Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Work for the Blind by Frances Martin
  3. She made of me a man, of herself a girl, and prayed love's advocacy to prove the delusion true. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope