Example sentences for: defends

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

  • The secretary-general of NATO defends the alliance's policies against charges of incoherence.

  • The cover essay defends Israel as the last hope for Judaism (and a fragile hope at that).

  • Now Jackson energetically defends Clinton's foibles.

  • Arguing that "justice can take the form of accountability," Harvard Law professor Martha Minow (in "Outlook") defends South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which has been bombarded with criticism since the release of its final report last week.

  • He defends privacy without disparaging the gains of the past 30 years.

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