www.use-in-a-sentence.com

English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "defend"


I defended myself with a knifeThe father was seriously injured trying to defend his son from a vicious dog.

I defended myself with a knife.

She defended herself successfully in court, and was found innocent of the charges against her.

The whale was defenseless against the hunters.

The defendant pleaded not guilty to the charge of murder.

In his defense of his client, the lawyer tried to convince the jury that the accused was terrorized by her husband into participating in the crime.

I once heard that over 25% of the American budget is spent on defense.

Her behavior in this situation is totally indefensible. I think she should be fired immediately.

It is said that a defendant who acts as his own lawyer has a fool for a client.

There is a Hebrew proverb which observes that admission by the defendant is worth a hundred witnesses.

Someone once said that honesty is the best policy, but insanity is a better defense.

The philosopher Voltaire once said, I disapprove of what you say, but will defend to the death your right to say it.

If you try to offer any suggestions to Petra at work, she gets really defensive, and won't listen.

Regular exercise is your best defense against fatigue.

The U.S. and Canada share the longest undefended border in the world.

The United States is the only Western power that supplies Taiwan with defensive weapons.

A mother rhinoceros uses her horn to defend her young.

Some people think it is never defensible to take another human life in any circumstance.

His lawyer defended him, saying he was at home asleep at the time the bank was being robbed.

Discussion question: Would you join the military to defend your country if it was attacked?

Find someone who has taken a course in self-defense.

PLAY SPELLING GAME

Academic English Words List and Example Sentences
Example sentences with the defend, a sentence example for defend, and how to make defend in sample sentence, how do I use the word defend in a sentence? How do you spell defend in a sentence? spelling of defend


Search Example Sentences for any English Word here ....







Share on Facebook

manila selfie museum reading

The Manila selfie museum encouraging visitors to take pictures with art

Have you ever liked a piece of art so much you feel like you’re part of it? Well, a museum in the Philippines is helping people do just that. Art in Island, a museum in Manila, created by a group of Korean artists, features over a hundred unique three dimensional paintings that encourage people to pose in front of them. Each artwork is created in such a way that when...

Read More



hitler coins

Nazi hideout in Argentina

Was this a hideout for German Nazi officers? Deep in Argentina’s northern jungle, archaeologists have discovered the ruins of what may have originally been a Nazi hiding place. “It’s a defendable site, a protected site, an inaccessible site, where you can live peacefully in hiding. We believe we’ve found a refuge for the Nazi hierarchy.”Researchers from the University of Buenos Aires...

Read More



lion cubs feeding at home

Family lives with lions

When most people tell you they have a couple of cats at home, these probably aren't the type of cat you’d expect, but for one family in Gaza, these lion cubs are their household pets. Lioness Mona and Alex, who’s a male, were born in the battle-torn Gaza Strip to parents that were smuggled through a ...

Read More



window cleaners fall

Window cleaners have an accident

A terrifying ordeal for two window cleaners in China, as the platform they were working on began swinging violently and smashing into the building. The incident, which took place outside the 91st floor of the Shanghai World Financial Centre, lasted for 15 minutes with their cradle slamming into a wall at one point, sending glass flying into the building and down to the ground.

Read More



Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo -

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo

The hat which French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte wore during the Battle of Waterloo is on its way back to the battlefield which saw his demise. The two-cornered, or bicorne hat, is normally kept in a museum in Sens in east of Paris. It was the one Napoleon wore on June 18th, 1815 when ...

Read More