Hindi translation of 'defensive'
defensive /dɪˈfensɪv डिˈफ़ेन्सिव़्/
You use defensive to describe things that are intended to protect someone or something.
They were pushed into a more defensive position.
2. adjective, phrase
If someone is defensive, or if they are on the defensive, they are behaving in a way that shows that they feel unsure or threatened.
रक्षात्मक/रक्षात्मक रवैया वाला
She heard the defensive note in his voice.
रक्षात्मक रूप से
आत्मरक्षात्मक ढंग से
'It's nothing to be ashamed of'; she replied defensively.
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Example Sentences Including 'defensive'
I said nothing more; there was no point in getting all defensive about what had happened.The Gwen John Sculpture
In a sulky voice, defensive enough to be a complaint, he said, `You don't have to do everything Charlie does.Final Resort
It was the style of reasoning most likely to appeal to Oaks's defensive cast of thought.Death and Transfiguration
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Translation of defensive from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary