Example sentences for: defend

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

  • By conning the media into reporting that he was "defending his philosophy," Bush snuffed out the real question: whether he has a philosophy to defend.

  • While the behavior of a few of the carpetbaggers is, according to Current, "rather difficult to defend," most were not unusually corrupt.

  • Mahatma Gandhi immediately rushed from Calcutta to Delhi to defend Muslims against further slaughter.

  • He could, in short, embrace and defend the idea of vouchers.

  • The wagons will circle to defend this last bastion of human conceit.

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