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Synonyms and antonyms for defend

1. defend (v.)

argue or speak in defense of

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2. defend (v.)

be on the defensive; act against an attack

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3. defend (v.)

protect against a challenge or attack

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4. defend (v.)

fight against or resist strongly

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5. defend (v.)

protect or fight for as a champion

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6. defend (v.)

be the defense counsel for someone in a trial

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7. defend (v.)

state or assert

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