Definition of defence | Unscramble defence


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • defence is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 13 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • defence is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 15 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of defence

  • the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defense
    2. refutation

  • (sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defending team
    2. defense

  • the defendant and his legal advisors collectively (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defense
    2. defense lawyers
    3. defense team

  • a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defense
    2. demurrer
    3. denial

  • a structure used to defend against attack (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defense
    2. defensive structure

  • the justification for some act or belief (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defense
    2. vindication

  • the act of defending someone or something against attack or injury (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defense

  • an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defence force
    2. defense
    3. defense force

  • (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defense
    2. defensive measure

  • (psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defence mechanism
    2. defence reaction
    3. defense
    4. defense mechanism
    5. defense reaction

  • protection from harm (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. defense

See definition of defence in Merriam Webster

We have unscrambled the word defence

7 letter words from defence 1 words

  • defence

6 letter words from defence 1 words

  • fenced

5 letter words from defence 1 words

  • fence

4 letter words from defence 7 words

  • cede
  • deen
  • dene
  • feed
  • feen
  • fend
  • need

3 letter words from defence 13 words

  • cee
  • dee
  • def
  • den
  • een
  • end
  • ene
  • fed
  • fee
  • fen
  • ned
  • nee
  • nef

2 letter words from defence 7 words

  • de
  • ed
  • ee
  • ef
  • en
  • fe
  • ne