Example sentences for: defended

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

  • The Times reports that although the LIV is often defended as a tool for fiscal restraint, even the Clinton administration attributes to it only $1M in direct deficit reduction.

  • Critics also point out that Wolf has defended former Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders, who lost her job in part for advocating similar ideas about masturbation.

  • Result: No rain and Feingold defended his seat.

  • Getting back to strong language, the writer of two U.K. soap operas, Grange Hill and Brookside, defended its use on the grounds of realism, though it was pointed out that the audience for the latter had fallen from 4.5 million to 500,000 because of its language.

  • The city of Edinburgh grew up around the steep, ragged cliff of the Castle Rock and its easily defended summit.

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