Example sentences for: defending

How can you use “defending” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The State Department, by backing the coup, is defending the very same regime that has invited the Taliban into its territory--and setting us up for a potential nuclear hot flash in a big way.

  • Buckley weighed in, defending his work against all charges aesthetic, historical, and ideological, and quoting a critic writing in Buckley's own National Review who deemed the book "wonderfully readable ...

  • Most Senate Democrats have ducked the spotlight during Flytrap because they don't want to get stuck defending the president's loathsome behavior.

  • Of course, we are defending ourselves here, since Americans are generally considered to be the most obnoxious visitors on earth.

  • This commission included stark warnings about possible domestic terrorist attacks and recommended a new institution devoted to identifying and defending vulnerabilities in homeland security.

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