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Synonyms and antonyms for defence

3. defence (n.)

the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions

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4. defence (n.)

an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack

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5. defence (n.)

the justification for some act or belief

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6. defence (n.)

the act of defending someone or something against attack or injury

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7. defence (n.)

protection from harm

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8. defence (n.)

the defendant and his legal advisors collectively

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9. defence (n.)

a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him

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10. defence (n.)

(sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring

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