Examples of defender in a Sentence
one of the traditional roles of an older brother is that of schoolyard defender
Recent Examples of defender from the Web
PHILADELPHIA — Jozy Altidore could not believe what had just occurred while skirmishing for position ahead of a corner kick: El Salvador defender Henry Romero bit the back of his left shoulder, then twisted his nipple.
Hizbut Tahrir, along with groups such as the violent Islamic Defenders Front, was behind a series of massive protests against the Jakarta governor, a minority Christian and Jokowi ally who was accused of blaspheming Islam.
The next-closest Bears defender during that span is McPhee with 10.
But Trump has re-enshrined the Iran deal; his greatest defender on Fox News, Tucker Carlson, now spends his evenings browbeating commentators who suggest that Iran poses a threat to the United States.
On one side, there are opinion hosts like Hannity, Fox News Specialists host Eric Bolling and The Five co-host (and Philadelphia native) Jesse Watters that have been outspoken defenders of Trump and his administration.
Contrary to claims from defenders of Mr Trump, a freelance bid by a junior Democratic operative to get dirt on Mr Manafort from the Ukrainians does not compare to this intrigue.
With the process staying the same, Andonovski decided to change the formation during last week’s 3-2 loss to Sky Blue FC, moving defender Christina Gibbons to center midfield.
Bakalis ordered prosecutors and Jones' public defender back to court in September for a status update.
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First Known Use of defender
DEFENDER Defined for Kids
Definition of defender for Students
1 : a person or thing that protects from danger or attack
2 : a player in a sport who tries to keep the other team from scoring
Legal Definition of defender
: a lawyer who represents defendants; especially : public defender
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