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[よう()·()]
yougo
noun

English Meaning(s) for 擁護

noun
  1. protection; advocacy; support; defence; championship; vindication
  2. to protect (e.g. rights, etc.); to advocate (e.g. free trade, etc.); to support

Definition and Synonyms for 擁護

Tribute payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence
Synonyms: プロテクション, 保護, , 守り, 守り, 守る, 愛護, 援護, 擁護, 防御, 防衛, 養護
Defend argue or speak in defense of
Synonyms: 味方, 幇助, 庇う, 後押し, 後援, 扶助, 扶持, 擁護, 支う, 支える, 支える, 支持, 支援, 補助, 賛成
Keep Going be a regular customer or client of
Synonyms: 擁護
Protect use tariffs to favor domestic industry
Synonyms: 助け守る, 守る, 庇う, 擁護, 防ぐ, 養護
Shelter the condition of being protected
Synonyms: プロテクション, 保護, 守り, 守り, 守る, 守護, 擁護, 避難, 防御, 防衛, 防護

Meanings for each kanji in 擁護

hug; embrace; possess; protect; lead Kanji Details »
safeguard; protect Kanji Details »

Categories 擁護 is a member of

Argue present reasons and arguments
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Extortion the felonious act of extorting money (as by threats of violence)
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Foster help develop, help grow
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Assist act as an assistant in a subordinate or supportive function
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Security the state of being free from danger or injury
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 擁護

Sample Sentences for 擁護

We must fight for our democracy.
Health advocates have pushed for laws restricting work-place smoking.
We must stand up for our rights.
He defends suicide on the grounds that one's self-dignity is more important.
Robson's proposal is tantamount to defending terrorists because they have a cause.

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