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defensible

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of defensible

  1. 1 capable of being defended against physical attack the pioneers retreated to a defensible hillside to take a stand against the raiders Synonyms of defensible defendable, tenableWords Related to defensible defended, guarded, protected, safeguarded, secure, secured, shielded; bulletproof, impregnable, indomitable, invincible, inviolable, invulnerable, unassailable, unbeatable, unconquerable, untouchableNear Antonyms of defensible vincible, vulnerable; assailable, exposed, imperiled (or imperilled), insecure, liable, open, susceptible, undefended, unguarded, unprotected, unsecured; defenseless, helpless, powerless, weakAntonyms of defensible indefensible, untenable

  2. 2 capable of being defended with good reasoning against verbal attack there's simply no defensible reason for dropping out of school Synonyms of defensible defendable, tenable, justifiable, maintainable, supportable, sustainableWords Related to defensible rational, reasonable, sensible, well-grounded; acceptable, admissible, allowable, exceptionable, legitimate, passable, unobjectionable, viable, warrantable; confirmable, provable, verifiable; explainable, explicableNear Antonyms of defensible absurd, illogical, irrational, ridiculous, unsound; extreme, outrageous, unreasonable; groundless, objectionable, unacceptable, unfounded; inexplicable, unexplainableAntonyms of defensible indefensible, insupportable, unjustifiable, unsustainable, untenable


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