Synonyms for


Similarity of adj defensive

2 senses of defensive

Sense 1:
defensive (vs. offensive)
antiaircraftantisubmarineantitankdefendingen garde
Also See: protective#1

Sense 2:
defensive, justificative, justificatory
apologetic (vs. unapologetic), excusatory
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