defender

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

de·fend·er

noun \di-ˈfen-dər\

Definition of DEFENDER

1
:  one that defends
2
:  a player in a sport (as football) assigned to a defensive position

Examples of DEFENDER

  1. <one of the traditional roles of an older brother is that of schoolyard defender>

First Known Use of DEFENDER

14th century

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