Übersetzung von “defend” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

defend

verb transitive defend /dɪˈfɛnd/
to protect against harm or defeat
défendre

soldiers defending their positions
des soldats défendant leurs positions

to defend herself against an attacker
se défendre contre un agresseur

protesters defending their civil rights
des manifestants défendant leurs droits civils
to say sth that helps sb who is being criticized
défendre

The principal said I lied, but my teacher defended me.
Le chef d'établissement a dit que je mentais mais mon professeur m'a défendu.
to act as sb's lawyer
défendre

the lawyer who defended him
l'avocat qui le défendait
to compete in order to keep your status as the best in a sport
défendre

He will be defending his title tonight.
Il va défendre son titre ce soir.

(Übersetzung von “defend” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

defend

verb /diˈfend/

to guard or protect against attack

défendre
The soldiers defended the castle
I am prepared to defend my opinions.

to conduct the defence of (a person) in a law-court.

défendre
defendant noun

a person accused or sued in a law-court.

accusé, ée, défendeur, deresse
The defendant pleaded ’not guilty’.
defender noun

a person who defends (someone or something)

défenseur
He’s one of the best defenders in the league
the defenders of the castle.
defensive /-siv/ adjective

protective or resisting attack

défensif
a defensive attitude
defensive action.

(Übersetzung von “defend” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)