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Dictionary English German: defend

Translation 1 - 36 of 36

English German
VERB  to defend | defended | defended ... 
SYNO   to defend | to maintain | to champion ... 
to defend sb./sth.
jdn./etw. verteidigen
to defend sb./sth.
jdn./etw. schützen [verteidigen]
to defend sb./sth. [protect]
jdn./etw. beschützen
to defend sth.für etw.Akk. einstehen
2 Words: Verbs
to defend against sth.vor etw.Dat. schützen
sports to defend deep [football]tief stehen
sports to defend deep [football]tief in der eigenen Hälfte stehen
to defend oneselfzurückschlagen
to defend oneselfsichAkk. verteidigen
to defend oneselfseine Ansichten verteidigen
to defend sb. from sth.jdn. vor etw.Dat. schützen
to defend sth. against sb./sth.etw. gegen jdn./etw. verteidigen
3 Words: Verbs
to defend a principleein Prinzip verteidigen
to defend a thesiseine These verteidigen
to defend one's countrysein Land verteidigen
to defend one's positionseinen Standpunkt verteidigen
to defend one's rightsseine Rechte wahren
to defend oneself (against)sich wehren (gegen)
to defend oneself against sb./sth.sichAkk. gegen jdn./etw. verteidigen
to defend oneself from sth.sichAkk. vor etw.Dat. schützen
to defend oneself vigorouslysich seiner Haut wehren [fig.]
to defend the oppresseddie Unterdrückten vertreten
3 Words: Nouns
efforts to defendVerteidigungsanstrengungen {pl}
4 Words: Others
able to defend oneself {adj}wehrhaft
4 Words: Verbs
to defend hearth and homeHerd und Heim verteidigen
acad. to defend one's doctoral thesisseine Dissertation verteidigen
to defend one's own interestsseine Interessen vertreten
sports to defend one's slender leadseine knappe Führung verteidigen
to defend sb./sth. tooth and nail [idiom]jdn./etw. mit Zähnen und Klauen verteidigen [Redewendung]
to defend sth. tooth and nail [idiom]etw.Akk. hartnäckig verteidigen
to defend to the deathbis zum bitteren Ende verteidigen
4 Words: Nouns
law willingness to defend oneselfVerteidigungswille {m}
5+ Words: Others
quote I am here to defend the right to offend. [Ayaan Hirsi Ali]Ich bin hier, um das Recht auf Beleidigung zu verteidigen.
5+ Words: Verbs
to defend one's point of viewseine Ansichten vertreten
5+ Words: Nouns
law notice of intent to defendVerteidigungsanzeige {f}
Fiction (Literature and Film)
lit. F Defend and Betray [Anne Perry]Eine Spur von Verrat
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A 2013-04-16: Yes, agree on "own vocabulary." I didn't mean to defend the "Nationally Ow...
A 2010-04-23: good to know. So from now on I won't cross a busy junction without a bag o...
Q 2010-02-20: I'm making up for all the times she didn't defend me against J.
A 2009-10-28: to stand up for sb. [to defend sb.] für jdn. eintreten
A 2009-07-16: It is about peasants in medieval times, who certainly had goats or sheep, ...
A 2009-05-29: @ Drax: defend thy theory or well,... that of Konfuzius :)
A 2008-08-10: well, gotta defend the family, don't I? :)
A 2008-01-02: I have no desire to defend something that I myself don't stand 100 percent...
A 2007-02-03: a constitution with definitely more teeth (to defend itself)
A 2006-11-17: who can no longer defend himself
A 2006-08-09: or: defend himself against a crime he did not commit
A 2006-08-09: in order to defend himself in view of a crime he did not even commit / had...
A 2004-10-18: In short - yes! It means to support, to defend etc
A 2004-06-09: ... defend a person if you don't care to find out whether ( a bit shorter)

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