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Spell Check of defend

Correct spelling: defend

Definition of defend:

  1. To ward off; to maintain against an attack or a charge; to resist; to prohibit; to drive back a foe; to protect; to vindicate.
  2. To enter defence.

Common misspellings for defend:

deffened, diffend, defiend, defind, defenate, defand, deend, defende, defent.


Google Ngram Viewer results for defend:

This graph shows how "defend" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Quotes for defend:

  1. Thank God we're going to try to continue and effectively defend our frontiers with the Border Patrol, with the Customs Department, with the Coast Guard, with the Armed Forces.
  2. We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
  3. Neither soldiers nor money can defend a king but only friends won by good deeds, merit, and honesty.
  4. Be able to defend your arguments in a rational way. Otherwise, all you have is an opinion.
  5. People said, That's great for your career, but what have you done? I kept feeling I had to defend myself.