Example sentences for: defended

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

  • Millea also notes that Winslet later defended the younger Kaufman as "just fiercely protective of his actors."

  • Makashov defended his use of the phrase by citing the writings of Pushkin, Dostoevsky and Gogol.

  • Many Chicanos grew up influenced by Mexican movies, with characters like Pedro Infante, Cantinflas, Antonio Aguilar, and Jorge Negrete, as men who sang to the beautiful girls and defended the poor by fighting for justice and social equality.

  • When asked about reports that Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott had circulated the rumors, McCain defended him: "Trent Lott has been a personal friend of mine for many, many years."

  • Since Alterman did not point out any factual inaccuracies in my Diarist and since he defended the notion that Russians were sent to the Gulag legally, I thought his article too trivial and silly to merit a response.

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