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To drive danger or attack away from
“That day, military service men and women launched, sailed, soared, and landed in harm's way to defend America's home front.”
To continue to declare to be true or proper despite opposition or objections
“… she will pigheadedly defend any claim regardless of all evidence to the contrary.”
To support by words or writing
“John explained the man would now defend him if anyone abused him.”
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