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defend (v):
argue or speak in defense of
Samples
She supported the motion to strike
Related Words: support
defend (v):
state or assert
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He maintained his innocence
defend (v):
fight against or resist strongly
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The senator said he would oppose the bill.
Don't fight it!

Related Words: fightoppose
defend (v):
be on the defensive; act against an attack
defend (v):
protect against a challenge or attack
Samples
Hold that position behind the trees!
Hold the bridge against the enemy's attacks
defend (v):
protect or fight for as a champion
Related Words: champion
defend (v):
be the defense counsel for someone in a trial
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Ms. Smith will represent the defendant
Related Words: represent
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Every cloud has a silver lining

Her felakette bir hayır vardır.
You can derive some benefit from every bad thing that happens to you.


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