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Translation of "defend" - English-Spanish dictionary

defend

verb   /dɪˈfend/
B1 to protect someone or something from being attacked, especially by fighting defender She tried to defend herself with a knife.
to support someone or something that is being criticized defender They are fighting to defend their rights.
(Definition of defend from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

defend

verb /diˈfend/
to guard or protect against attack defender The soldiers defended the castle I am prepared to defend my opinions.
(legal) to conduct the defence/defense of (a person) in a law court. defender
defendant noun
(legal) a person accused or sued in a law court demandado, acusado The defendant pleaded ’not guilty’.
defender noun
a person who defends (someone or something) defensor He’s one of the best defenders in the league the defenders of the castle.
defensive /-siv/ adjective
protective or resisting attack defensivo a defensive attitude defensive action.
(Definition of defend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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