Explicație defend în Dicționarul Englez Englez

defend

(di'fend )

verb
argue or speak in defense of
"She supported the motion to strike"

verb
state or assert
"He maintained his innocence"

verb
fight against or resist strongly
"The senator said he would oppose the bill"
"Don''t fight it!"

verb
be on the defensive
act against an attack
verb
protect against a challenge or attack
"Hold that position behind the trees!"
"Hold the bridge against the enemy''s attacks"

verb
protect or fight for as a champion
verb
be the defense counsel for someone in a trial
"Ms. Smith will represent the defendant"



Antonime:
(verb) prosecute, assail, attack



Sinonime:
(verb) champion, fight, guard, hold, maintain, oppose, represent, support