擁護, ようご

  • yōgo

Definition of 擁護,ようご

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • protection
  • advocacy
  • support
  • defence
  • championship
  • vindication

noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • to protect (e.g. rights, etc.)
  • to advocate (e.g. free trade, etc.)
  • to support

Related Kanji

hug, embrace, possess, protect, lead
safeguard, protect

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Examples of 擁護,ようご in a Sentence

We are in commission concerning the protection of children's rights.
We must stand up for our rights.
We must fight for our democracy.
That candidate stands for free trade.
He defends suicide on the grounds that one's self-dignity is more important.
They stood up for the rights of their nation.
The patriots stood up for the rights of their nation.
Robson's proposal is tantamount to defending terrorists because they have a cause.
Health advocates have pushed for laws restricting work-place smoking.
His speech was an effective apology for the Government's policies.
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