Definitions for espouse

Definitions for (verb) espouse

Main entry: sweep up, adopt, embrace, espouse

Definition: take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own

Usage: She embraced Catholicism; They adopted the Jewish faith

Main entry: adopt, espouse, follow

Definition: choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans

Usage: She followed the feminist movement; The candidate espouses Republican ideals

Main entry: wed, get hitched with, get married, hook up with, conjoin, espouse, marry

Definition: take in marriage

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