What does defending mean?

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de·fend·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. defendingadjective

    attempting to or designed to prevent an opponent from winning or scoring

Webster Dictionary

  1. Defending

    of Defend

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of defending in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of defending in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of defending in a Sentence

  1. Elizabeth Warren:

    I get why some people think there’s hay to be made here, you wo n’t find my family members on any rolls, and I ’m not enrolled in a tribe. ... I respect that distinction. Defending herself, she said :.

  2. Fox News:

    Republican governors across America are leading the charge in defending liberty and securing unmatched economic prosperity in our states, the Biden administration is governing from the far-left, ignoring the problems of working-class Americans while pushing an agenda that stifles free speech, free thought, and economic freedom. The American people have had enough, but there is an alternative and that's what I look forward to sharing on Tuesday evening.

  3. Joe Biden:

    Defending freedom will have cost for us here at home, we need to be honest about it.

  4. Chief Executive Officer Alonso Quintana:

    I'm not defending having so much debt. I agree it's not healthy, but you have to think about how we entered into the company's most important stage of investment, the debt levels are backed by very significant assets.

  5. Sheldon Richardson:

    I don't know the guy, I don't know the perp, i just heard that two officers lost their lives sitting in their car. I'm with the peaceful protests and stuff like that, defending your rights. ... That's not the way to go, murdering innocent cops.

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