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Two of his friends came to his defense.
The President responded with a strong defense of his foreign policy.
Monroe has been fierce in defense of the present system.
Several people spoke in my defense.
Martin immediately sprang to her defense, saying she was innocent.
This is the American English definition of defense. View British English definition of defense.
happy and positive because you are confident that you will get what you want
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