The national army assures the defence of the country in case of a conflict.
She came to my defence when I was accused of plagiarism.
The body has natural defences against viruses.
There were many people around but nobody came to her defence.
The house of every one is to him as his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence as for his repose.
Everyone charged with a penal offence has the right to be presumed innocent until proved guilty according to law in a public trial at which he has had all the guarantees necessary for his defence.
The threat increases; a defence that doesn't evolve is meaningless.
What do you have to say in your defence?
Their team's defence is not that good.
They were fighting in defence of their capital.
Self-defence can sometimes save your life.
He had no defence for his terrible actions.
Thanks to his good defence, he was found not guilty.
In my defence, it's still yesterday here in Iceland.
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She went out on a limb defending him, and now she has lost her job.
Robson's proposal is tantamount to defending terrorists because they have a cause.
Defend her from danger.
I never imagined that my skills as a lawyer would be used to defend Tom.
A good lawyer would leave no stone unturned in his efforts to defend his client.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
To defend ourselves, we had to tell a lie.
As a public official you have sworn an oath to uphold and defend the constitution.
Apart from his parents, nobody would defend the suspect.
It is more difficult to defend oneself than to defend someone else. Those who doubt it may look at lawyers.
If you try to defend the seniority-based corporate escalator these days all you'll get is flak from younger employees.
I always regard him as a great ally in the fight to defend fundamental rights.
defend one's thesis
It probably will. But it's difficult to find anyone who doesn't defend a child's right to be healthy.
How can you defend someone you know is guilty?
And when the first Muslim-American was recently elected to Congress, he took the oath to defend our Constitution using the same Holy Koran that one of our Founding Fathers – Thomas Jefferson – kept in his personal library.
Despite the government's protection, he was the victim of an assassination attempt which killed him.
The most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic.
Everyone has the right to form and to join trade unions for the protection of his interests.
Which is more important, economic development or environmental protection?
Everyone who works has the right to just and favourable remuneration ensuring for himself and his family an existence worthy of human dignity, and supplemented, if necessary, by other means of social protection.
I am the Flying Spaghetti Monster. Thou shalt have no other monsters before Me. (Afterwards is OK; just use protection.) The only Monster who deserves capitalization is Me! Other monsters are false monsters, undeserving of capitalization.
Motherhood and childhood are entitled to special care and assistance. All children, whether born in or out of wedlock, shall enjoy the same social protection.
Everyone has the right to the protection of the moral and material interests resulting from any scientific, literary or artistic production of which he is the author.
The boss is hard to get along with. But if I try to talk to him about problems I have at work he might have a little heart. Even a hunter can't kill a bird who flies to him for protection.
The family is the natural and fundamental group unit of society and is entitled to protection by society and the State.
Just because it's a "safe day" I'm not going to make out like monkeys without protection. Isn't it the duty of loving sex to take proper care of contraception?
Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favourable conditions of work and to protection against unemployment.
No one shall be subjected to arbitrary interference with his privacy, family, home or correspondence, nor to attacks upon his honour and reputation. Everyone has the right to the protection of the law against such interference or attacks.