Example sentences for: defected

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

  • The WP adds to the buzz around that new book by the KGB guy who defected to the Brits.

  • Two Khmer Rouge leaders defected to Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in exchange for protection from trial.

  • North Korea's ambassador to Egypt defected to the United States.

  • Michael Forbes, R-N.Y., defected to the Democratic Party.

  • When a son-in-law defected to Jordan in 1995, Saddam enticed him back to Iraq with promises of forgiveness, but then had him assassinated.

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