Translation of "self-defence" - English-Turkish dictionary

self-defence

noun [ U ] UK ( US self-defense) uk us /ˌselfdɪˈfens/

when you protect yourself from someone who is attacking you by fighting

meşru müdafaa, kendini savunma
He claimed he had acted in self-defence.

(Translation of “self-defence” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)