Significado de “defender” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "defender" - Diccionario Inglés

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defendernoun [ C ]

uk /dɪˈfen.dər/ us /dɪˈfen.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 besieging army.
So far they have found few defenders of their point of view on campus.

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defender noun [ C ] (IN SPORT)

B2 mainly UK someone in a sports team who tries to prevent the other team from scoring points, 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

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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 scoring points:

Murray dribbled past a defender and fired the ball right into the basket.

(Definition of “defender” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)