defender Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “defender” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "defender" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

defendernoun [C]

uk   /dɪˈfen.dər/  us   /-dɚ/

defender noun [C] (PROTECTOR)

someone who ​protects a ​place against ​attack, or who ​believes in and ​supports a ​person, ​idea, ​plan, etc.: The city's defenders were ​outnumbered by the ​besiegingarmy. So ​far they have ​found few defenders oftheirpoint of ​view on ​campus.
More examples

defender noun [C] (IN SPORT)

B2 mainly UK someone in a ​sportsteam who ​tries to ​prevent the other ​team from ​scoringpoints, ​goals, etc.: The Brazilian ​attack put France's defenders under ​pressure.
(Definition of defender from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "defender" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

defendernoun [C]

 us   /dɪˈfen·dər/

defender noun [C] (PERSON WHO PROTECTS)

a ​person who ​supports someone or something, esp. when ​attacked or ​criticized: She is a defender of women’s ​rights.

defender noun [C] (SPORTS)

someone on a ​team who ​tries to ​prevent the other ​team from ​scoringpoints: Murray ​dribbled past a defender and ​fired the ​ballright into the ​basket.
(Definition of defender from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “defender”
en árabe مُدافِع…
en coreano 수비 선수…
en portugués defesa, zagueiro, -a…
en catalán defensa…
en japonés (スポーツチームの)ディフェンダー…
en chino (simplificado) 守卫者,捍卫者, 支持者, 防守队员…
en chino (tradicionál) 守衛者,捍衛者, 支持者, 防守隊員…
en italiano difensore…
Más sobre la pronunciación de defender
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“defender” in British English

“defender” in American English

Más definiciones de “defender” en inglés

Palabra del día

be nothing short of

used to emphasize a situation, quality, or type of behaviour

Palabra del día

Coffee culture
Coffee culture
by Colin McIntosh,
November 24, 2015
In a study published recently and widely reported in the media, researchers from Harvard University School of Public Health found that people who drink a moderate amount of coffee per day are less likely to die from a range of diseases. Good news for coffee drinkers, who make up an ever-increasing proportion

Aprende más 

climatarian adjective
climatarian adjective
November 23, 2015
choosing to eat a diet that has minimal impact on the climate, i.e. one that excludes food transported a long way or meat whose production gives rise to CO2 emissions Climate change is not normally on people’s minds when they choose what to have for lunch, but a new diet is calling for

Aprende más