Spanish translation of 'defense'
noun(US) = defence
Example Sentences Including 'defense'
Sharon, unable to rise and run, could only hold up her hands in helpless defense.I.O.U. - Someone Has to Pay
Maybe there's some defense we can put up against the ghosts.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
According to Hero, most of what he does is in defense of womanhood.A Plague of Angels
Trends of 'defense'
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defensa fas a defence against
como defensa contra
⇒ the body's defences against disease
las defensas del organismo contra la enfermedadthe case for the defence
el argumento de la defensacounsel for the defence
abogado (abogada) m f defensor (defensora)Department of Defense (US)= Ministry of Defencein his defence
en su defensa
⇒ what have you to say in your own defence?
¿qué tiene usted que decir or alegar en defensa propia?
⇒ in defence of sth
en defensa de algo
⇒ to come out in defence of
salir en defensa deMinister of Defence (British)
Ministro m de DefensaMinistry of Defence (British)
Ministerio m de DefensaSecretary (of State) for Defence (British) Secretary of Defense (US)
Ministro m de Defensawitness for the defence
testigo mf de cargo,
testigo mf de la defensa
Example Sentences Including 'defence'
Simon could merely be preparing a defence of diminished responsibility.Thy Brother Death
He thinks he'll be protected -- that's all the defence he's got.The Last Raven
They were to hold their positions at all costs, and only resort to firepower as a last means of defence.The Devil's Door
Translation of defense from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary