Example sentences for: defended

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

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

  • 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.

  • In what the White House promoted as a major speech on foreign policy challenges, the president advocated an active role for the United States throughout the world and defended his policy of engagement in China, as the Times and the Post , report in front-page articles.

  • Had anyone thought to put Culturebox on TV, she too would have defended the list, though on different grounds.

  • Western miners and loggers defended themselves and their jobs with rifles and dynamite.

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