Defense Synonyms and Antonyms

In law, the reply of the accused
A structure used to defend against attack
  1. defence
  2. defensive structure
  3. defense force
  4. defence force
(military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies
The federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947
An argument in support or justification of something.
  1. apology
(sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring
  1. offense
  1. defensible
  2. en-garde
  3. reasonable
  4. tenable
  5. territorial

Words Related to Defense

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