self-defensive

adjective self-de·fen·sive \ ˌself-di-ˈfen(t)-siv \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of self-defensive

: of, relating to, or given to self-defense
  • a self-defensive person
  • a self-defensive attitude

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