Example sentences for: defend

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

  • The New York Times reported that some of the 4,000 men sent to Bosnia by Iran and other Muslim states to defend Muslims have remained, and that they have apparently threatened NATO troops.

  • Rather than defend religious dogma, they poke holes in evolutionary dogma, scrutinizing the theory's missing links and the mathematical probability of the emergence of complex life.

  • Catherine’s Fortress), built in 1621 to defend Silves and Portimão against the Moors.

  • Grisham, it is clear, wants nothing to stand in the way of his central point--that a man who surrenders all his worldly possessions to defend the homeless is a hero.

  • The president's lawyer concluded, "We are not here to defend William Clinton, the man."

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