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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own; Choose and follow; Take in marriage.

Usage examples (33)
  • A thousand men will march to the mouth of the canon where one man will dare espouse an unpopular cause.
  • Religious fascism like the sort you espouse is the latest plague!
  • The solution you espouse is far, far worse than the supposed problem.
  • And unfettered advocacy for one, as you espouse, is clearly more Orwellian. for more
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