Example sentences for: defended

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

  • Gorbachev defended the move thus: "I thought it is a people's matter--food."

  • The David Brock who even in this Esquire article defended his Troopergate snooping?

  • Many years ago, the editor of this magazine, who was then the editor of the New Republic , coined an aphorism for political influence peddlers who defended their shady methods on the grounds that they didn't violate the law.

  • But when neo-Confederate ideology went national with the presidential candidacy of Pat Buchanan, who passionately defended displaying the rebel battle flag over the South Carolina statehouse, most Americans--indeed, most South Carolinians--found his retro-rebel views too extreme.

  • The current MMO system survives because it is defended by powerful interests who are its beneficiaries.

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