Synonyms of espouse in English:

espouse


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verb

1‘the government espoused the concept of sustainable economic development’

SYNONYMS
adopt, embrace, take up, take to, take to one's heart, receive enthusiastically, receive wholeheartedly, accept, welcome
support, back, champion, give help to, help, assist, aid, be on the side of, side with, be in favour of, favour, prefer, abet, aid and abet, encourage
vote for, ally oneself with, stand behind, fall in with, stand up for, defend, take someone's part, take up the cudgels for
sponsor, vouch for, promote, further, endorse, advocate, sanction, approve of, give one's blessing to, smile on
informal stick up for, throw one's weight behind
ANTONYMS

reject, oppose