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defend

see definition of defend
  • verbprotect
  • verbshow support for
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Synonyms for defend

verb protect

Antonyms for defend

  • abandon
  • aid
  • assist
  • desert
  • endanger
  • forget
  • give up
  • harm
  • help
  • hurt
  • ignore
  • injure
  • let go
  • lose
  • neglect
  • release
  • support
  • surrender
  • discourage
  • forsake
  • make peace
  • reveal
  • squander
  • uncover
  • waste
  • attack
  • deny
  • leave
  • quit
  • relinquish
  • renounce
  • resign
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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verb. support idea or cause publicly

advocated

verb. support idea or cause publicly

advocates

verb. support idea or cause publicly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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