Translation of "defence" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun (EXPLANATION) 辯解 UK (US defense) uk us /dɪˈfents/

[ S or U ] (an) argument or explanation which you use to prove that you are not guilty of something

The judge remarked that ignorance was not a valid defence. 法官說無知不能成為有效的辯護理由。
All I can say, in defence of my actions, is that I had little choice. 我只能以別無選擇來為自己的行為辯解。

the things said in court to prove that a person did not commit a crime

She said that she didn't want a lawyer and was going to conduct her own defence. 她說她不需要律師,她要自己辯護。
the defence legal

the person or people in a law case who have been accused of doing something illegal, and their lawyer(s)

a witness for the defence 辯方證人
a defence lawyer 辯方律師

(Translation of “defence noun (EXPLANATION)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)