The title held by Oliver Cromwell (1653-58) and his son Richard (1658-59), during the British Protectorate
A senior member of a twelve step or similar program assigned to a guide a new initiate and form a partnership with him
Someone who fights on another's behalf.
(Sports) Someone who attends a sports match.
A person who speaks in support of something. [from 18th c.]
The definition of a defendant is a person being sued or accused of a crime.
Find another word for defender. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for defender, like: protector, sponsor, asserter, pleader, champion, supporter, guardian, advocate, defendant, upholder and vindicator.