defend - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate defend

defend is hyphenated as de-fend

How to pronounce defend

defend is pronounced dɪ´fɛnd

Number of syllables in defend

The number of syllables in defend is 2

What part of speech in defend?

defend can be a transitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word defend?

defend is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does defend convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'defend'

any, attack, best, city, home, just, life, man, matter, men, now, own, people, right, will

Common collocations before 'defend'

able, can, how, man, men, need, now, people, protect, ready, should, trying, well, why, will

Common collocations of 'defend'

able, any, attack, back, can, city, did, enough, even, how, just, know, life, like, man, men, need, now, only, own, people, protect, ready, right, should, want, way, well, will, without

Words with similar spelling to defend

depend

List of anagrams of defend

fended

Common Conjunction Collocations of defend

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, stand, yet, Nor, So

Lists containing defend

Common collocations after 'protect'
Common collocations of 'civil'
Common collocations of 'territory'
Common collocations before 'Lucas'
Common collocations of 'Lucas'
Common collocations before 'accused'
Common collocations of 'accused'
Common collocations of 'honour'
Common collocations of 'Land'
Common collocations before 'invasion'
Common collocations of 'invasion'
Common collocations before 'Islam'
Common collocations of 'Islam'
Common collocations of 'fraud'
Common collocations of 'treason'
Common collocations before 'frontier'
Common collocations of 'frontier'
Common collocations of 'scratches'
Common collocations before 'homeland'
Common collocations of 'homeland'
Common collocations of 'horde'
Common collocations of 'slashing'
Common collocations of 'theoretical'
Common collocations of 'constitutional'
Common collocations before 'Schmidt'
Common collocations of 'Schmidt'
Common collocations of 'lawsuit'
Common collocations before 'warren'
Common collocations of 'warren'
Common collocations before 'onslaught'
Common collocations of 'onslaught'
Common collocations of 'lapse'
Common collocations of 'armoured'
Common collocations of 'thesis'
Common collocations before 'Crowley'
Common collocations of 'Crowley'
Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to depend
Synonyms of 'answer'
Synonyms of 'apologize'
Synonyms of 'argue'
Synonyms of 'arm'
Synonyms of 'assert'
Synonyms of 'aver'
Synonyms of 'avow'
Synonyms of 'bless'
Synonyms of 'bulwark'
Synonyms of 'champion'
Synonyms of 'cherish'
Synonyms of 'claim'
Synonyms of 'cloak'
Synonyms of 'contend'
Synonyms of 'convoy'
Synonyms of 'copyright'
Synonyms of 'counter'
Synonyms of 'cover'
Synonyms of 'ensure'
Synonyms of 'espouse'
Synonyms of 'fence'
Synonyms of 'fend'
Synonyms of 'flank'
List of anagrams of fended
Common Verb Collocations of attacked
Common Verb Collocations of attacking
Common Verb Collocations of ant
Common Verb Collocations of accusing
Common Verb Collocations of apprehensively
Common Verb Collocations of borders
Common Verb Collocations of batteries
Common Verb Collocations of barricade
Common Verb Collocations of bunker
Common Verb Collocations of briefed
Common Verb Collocations of bravery
Common Verb Collocations of bravely
Common Verb Collocations of bomber
Common Verb Collocations of barricades
Common Verb Collocations of battalions
Common Verb Collocations of besieged
Common Verb Collocations of complain
Common Verb Collocations of citadel
Common Verb Collocations of challenged
Common Verb Collocations of champion
Common Verb Collocations of defenders
Common Verb Collocations of deployed
Common Verb Collocations of enjoying
Common Verb Collocations of encounters
Common Verb Collocations of entrenched
Common Verb Collocations of encamped
Common Verb Collocations of enthusiasts
Common Verb Collocations of fort
Common Verb Collocations of fortress
Common Verb Collocations of faltered
Common Verb Collocations of frontier
Common Verb Collocations of feebly
Common Verb Collocations of fortified
Common Verb Collocations of ford
Common Verb Collocations of fortifications
Common Verb Collocations of forts
Common Verb Collocations of fortresses
Common Verb Collocations of frontiers
Common Verb Collocations of grounds
Common Verb Collocations of guarded
Common Verb Collocations of guarding
Common Verb Collocations of garrison
Common Verb Collocations of gains
Common Verb Collocations of guise
Common Verb Collocations of gorilla
Common Verb Collocations of garrisons
Common Verb Collocations of gloriously
Common Verb Collocations of gallantry
Common Verb Collocations of gallantly
Common Verb Collocations of hire
Common Verb Collocations of homeland
Common Verb Collocations of hedges
Common Verb Collocations of hearths
Common Verb Collocations of highwaymen
Common Verb Collocations of hovels
Common Verb Collocations of handily
Common Verb Collocations of interests
Common Verb Collocations of integrity
Common Verb Collocations of invaded
Common Verb Collocations of intervened
Common Verb Collocations of incredulity
Common Verb Collocations of insurrection
Common Verb Collocations of insured
Common Verb Collocations of incurred
Common Verb Collocations of justify
Common Verb Collocations of jutting
Common Verb Collocations of judicature
Common Verb Collocations of liberty
Common Verb Collocations of lanes
Common Verb Collocations of lair
Common Verb Collocations of literal
Common Verb Collocations of leafy
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Common Verb Collocations of loathsome
Common Verb Collocations of lawsuit
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Common Verb Collocations of legitimacy
Common Verb Collocations of liberating
Common Verb Collocations of lawsuits
Common Verb Collocations of lioness
Common Verb Collocations of leeches
Common Verb Collocations of languished
Common Verb Collocations of localities
Common Verb Collocations of moat
Common Verb Collocations of militia
Common Verb Collocations of mightily
Common Verb Collocations of mansions
Common Verb Collocations of mans
Common Verb Collocations of nobly
Common Verb Collocations of nos
Common Verb Collocations of nimbleness
Common Verb Collocations of ourselves
Common Verb Collocations of onslaught
Common Verb Collocations of offshore
Common Verb Collocations of orphan
Common Verb Collocations of oneself
Common Verb Collocations of oppression
Common Verb Collocations of outpost
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Common Verb Collocations of orthodox
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Common Verb Collocations of obstinate
Common Verb Collocations of overpowered
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Common Verb Collocations of obstinacy
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Common Verb Collocations of obstinately
Common Verb Collocations of objectors
Common Verb Collocations of protecting
Common Verb Collocations of powerless
Common Verb Collocations of pretext
Common Verb Collocations of pledged
Common Verb Collocations of rights
Common Verb Collocations of risked
Common Verb Collocations of risking
Common Verb Collocations of resolutely
Common Verb Collocations of resolute
Common Verb Collocations of ramparts
Common Verb Collocations of rampart
Common Verb Collocations of racist
Common Verb Collocations of rationality
Common Verb Collocations of status
Common Verb Collocations of swore
Common Verb Collocations of suits
Common Verb Collocations of sworn
Common Verb Collocations of settling
Common Verb Collocations of successfully
Common Verb Collocations of sandals
Common Verb Collocations of themselves
Common Verb Collocations of tribune
Common Verb Collocations of utmost
Common Verb Collocations of undertaken
Common Verb Collocations of ungrateful
Common Verb Collocations of uphold
Common Verb Collocations of undertook
Common Verb Collocations of upheld
Common Verb Collocations of utilitarian
Common Verb Collocations of undaunted
Common Verb Collocations of untenable
Common Verb Collocations of usurpation
Common Verb Collocations of untainted
Common Verb Collocations of uttermost
Common Verb Collocations of upholding
Common Verb Collocations of unchangeable
Common Verb Collocations of underdog