Definition of On the defensive

1. Adjective. (idiomatic) prepared to defend or protect against criticism, attack or aggression ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of On The Defensive

on the books
on the bounce
on the brain
on the brink
on the bubble
on the cards
on the carpet
on the cheap
on the clock
on the coattails
on the come
on the contrary
on the cuff
on the cutting room floor
on the defensive (current term)
on the dot
on the double
on the down-low
on the edge of one's seat
on the face of
on the face of it
on the far side
on the fence
on the fence(p)
on the fly
on the fritz
on the front foot
on the go

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