Defense in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Defense

justification; argument

Examples of Defense in a sentence

The hit-and-run suspect’s only defense was that he did not stop after the accident because he was afraid.  🔊

An alibi was needed since the accused seemed to have no defense to disprove the prosecutor’s claim.  🔊

In the dieter’s defense, it is difficult to stay on track when your coworkers bring donuts to work every day.  🔊

The student gave a defense for her actions, but the principal did not believe the story and suspended her anyway.  🔊

The naïve parents believed their son’s dishonest defense of his actions, even though everyone else knew he was wrong.  🔊

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