Definition of Defends

1. Verb. (third-person singular of ''defend'') ¹



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Definition of Defends

1. defend [v] - See also: defend

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Defends

defendants
defendaunt
defended
defendee
defendees
defender
defenderless
defenders
defending
defending team
defending zone
defending zones
defendor
defendour
defendress
defends (current term)
defenestrate
defenestrated
defenestrates
defenestrating
defenestration
defenestrations
defensative
defensatives
defense
defense-independent pitching statistics
defense attorney
defense contractor
defense force
defense in abatement

Literary usage of Defends

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1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"In the eighth session (2 June, 553) the council declared: " If anyone defends the aforesaid letter and does not anathematize it, it and him who ..."

2. The Annual Register edited by Edmund Burke (1854)
"... considered as amended, Sir F. Thesiger objects to the proposed exemption of Roman Catholic Charities—His Speech—Lord J. Russell defends his proposition, ..."

3. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History and Politics of the Year (1849)
"... Tax be renewed for One Year only instead of Three—Sir Charles Wood opposes the Motion—General discussion on the Income Tax—Sir Robert Peel defends his ..."

4. Biographical, Literary, and Political Anecdotes of Several of the Most by John Almon (1797)
"Mr. Grenville complains of his Speech. Lord Camden made Lord Chancellor. He defends the ... Junius defends Lord Temple. ..."

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