Synonyms and Antonyms for self-defense

2. defense (n.)

protection from harm

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3. self-defense (n.)

the act of defending yourself

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4. self (n.)

your consciousness of your own identity

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5. defense (n.)

the justification for some act or belief

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6. defense (n.)

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

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7. self (n.)

a person considered as a unique individual

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9. defense (n.)

the defendant and his legal advisors collectively

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10. defense (n.)

the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions

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