Example sentences for: defending

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

  • The State Department, by backing the coup, is defending the very same regime that has invited the Taliban into its territory--and setting us up for a potential nuclear hot flash in a big way.

  • Pat's on camera defending Wallace, sort of, but his energy and intelligence and authority are unmistakable.

  • The toughest challenge in defending the poor is focusing on a case's merits and not on a client's circumstances, Zucker said.

  • 4) Republicans are defending the NRA like mad dogs.

  • Defending the settlement were Mara Liasson on Fox News Sunday ("Bad cases make bad law"), Roberts ("An indefensible case"), and Clarence Page on This Week ("This is not an affirmative-action case in the view of the civil-rights community").

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