Example sentences for: defense

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

  • Cokie Roberts and Juan Williams ( Fox News Sunday ), in defense, note his expenses this year--a fancy wedding for one daughter and tuition for two others at Harvard.

  • 1852 (combining categories for defense discretionary, homeland security, and international affairs).

  • Brian Sheridan-the outgoing assistant secretary of defense for special operations and low-intensity conflict (SOLIC), the key counterterrorism policy office in the Pentagon-never briefed Rumsfeld.

  • When Bradley zinged Gore by proposing that the Vice-president walk down the corridor to the Oval Office and tell Clinton to sign an executive order banning racial profiling, Gore shot right back in defense of his boss: "I don't think President Bill Clinton needs a lecture from Bill Bradley about how to stand up and fight for African-Americans and Latinos."

  • However, at the WP , the Secretary of Defense's various burnoose conferences slip to page 23.

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