Example sentences for: defended

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

  • Even the right-wing newspaper ABC defended the right of the two Spanish judges who are seeking his extradition from Britain to Spain to investigate the fate of Spanish citizens who disappeared in Chile during his presidency.

  • Kimberly Smartt will probably not be defended as a victim of McCarthyism.

  • Its decision, which Tribe defended before the court earlier this month, is almost certain to be reversed, probably on textualist grounds.

  • On Meet the Press , McCain defended a 1992 shouting match with a fellow senator over the fate of Vietnam POWs.

  • 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.

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