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defensives

noun
plural of defensive

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a position of readiness to oppose actual or expected attack
  • their unexpectedly harsh words put him on the defensive

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“Defensives.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/defensives. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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