defend

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defend englannista suomeksi

  1. puolustaa

  2. puolustautua

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  2. puolustaa

defend englanniksi

  1. To off attacks against; to fight to protect; to guard.

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  3. To support by words or writing; to vindicate, talk in favour of.

  4. To make legal defence of; to represent (the accused).

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  6. To focus one's energies and talents on preventing opponents from scoring, as opposed to focusing on scoring.

  7. To attempt to retain a title, or attempt to reach the same stage in a competition as one did in the previous edition of that competition.

  8. To call a raise from the blind.

  9. To off, repel (an attack or attacker).

  10. 1590, Edmund Spenser, ''The Faerie Queene'', II.viii:

  11. The vertue is, that neither steele, nor stone / The stroke thereof from entrance may defend(nb..).
  12. To prevent, to keep (from doing something).

  13. To prohibit, forbid.

  14. (RQ:Mlry MrtDrthr):

  15. Broder said sir launcelot wete ye wel I am ful lothe to departe oute of this realme / but the quene hath defended me soo hyhely / that me semeth she wille neuer be my good lady as she hath ben