Italian translation of 'on the defensive'
on the defensive
Example Sentences Including 'on the defensive'
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Does he act differently around her or make comments towards you that would put her on the defensive?The Sun (2014)
Telling your boss that he owes you a raise because you're underpaid will put him on the defensive.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
They need to put Labour on the defensive.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Sky's rivals were unwilling or unable to put them on the defensive, such was their strength in depth.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
That puts pressure on the defensive side of things.The Sun (2011)
The criticism has put the US on the defensive over its human rights record.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He may well have thought that he would put Britain on the defensive.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
This has put centre-left parties on the defensive.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
This is a subject that tends to put ministers on the defensive.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
I work hard to surface variant views, without putting anyone on the defensive.Christianity Today (2000)
Translation of on the defensive from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary