advocate of reform

сторонник реформ

Politics english-russian dictionary. 2013.

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  • advocate — 1. noun /ˈædvəkət,ˈædvəkeɪt/ a) A person who argues the case of another, such as a lawyer in a court. The lawyer was one of a few good child advocates in town. b) A person who speaks in support of something. She has been a strong advocate for… …   Wiktionary

  • advocate — ad·vo·cate 1 / ad və kət, ˌkāt/ n [Latin advocatus adviser to a party in a lawsuit, counselor, from past participle of advocare to summon, employ as counsel, from ad to + vocare to call] 1: a person (as a lawyer) who works and argues in support… …   Law dictionary

  • Reform Act 1832 — First page of the Reform Act 1832 This painting by …   Wikipedia

  • Advocate of Moral Reform — ▪ American periodical       American periodical that, between 1835 and about 1845, campaigned to rescue women who were victims of moral and physical corruption and to reassert woman s centrality to family life.       First published in New York… …   Universalium

  • reform — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ dramatic, drastic, fundamental, great, important, major, radical, significant, substantial ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • advocate */ — I UK [ˈædvəkeɪt] / US [ˈædvəˌkeɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms advocate : present tense I/you/we/they advocate he/she/it advocates present participle advocating past tense advocated past participle advocated to publicly support a particular… …   English dictionary

  • advocate — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 sb who supports sth ADJECTIVE ▪ ardent, effective, firm (esp. BrE), great, outspoken, powerful, staunch, strong, tireless (esp. AmE) …   Collocations dictionary

  • advocate — ad|vo|cate1 [ ædvə,keıt ] verb transitive * to publicly support a particular policy or way of doing things: There is no point in advocating improved public transportation unless we can pay for it. advocate ad|vo|cate 2 [ ædvəkət ] noun count * 1 …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • advocate — [ˈædvəˌkeɪt] verb [T] I to publicly support a particular policy or way of doing something II noun [C] advocate [ˈædvəkət] 1) someone who strongly and publicly supports someone or something an advocate of political reform[/ex] 2) a lawyer • See:… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act — Full title An Act to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end too big to fail , to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers… …   Wikipedia

  • UNION OF REFORM JUDAISM — (formerly the Union of American Hebrew Congregations (UAHC), association of the more than 900 Reform and Liberal congregations of the U.S. and Canada, representing some 1.5 million Jews, with headquarters in New York. Founded in 1873 as the first …   Encyclopedia of Judaism


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