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go to bat for

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to promote the interests or cause of
  • an advocate who goes to bat for the poor and marginalized

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“Go to bat for.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/go%20to%20bat%20for. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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