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Meaning of "well-defended" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WELL-DEFENDED

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WELL-DEFENDED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Well-Defended is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES WELL-DEFENDED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of well-defended in the English dictionary

The definition of well-defended in the dictionary is having sufficient defences against attack.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WELL-DEFENDED

well-conducted
well-connected
well-considered
well-constructed
well-controlled
well-cooked
well-covered
well-cultivated
well-defined
well-demonstrated
well-described
well-deserved
well-designed
well-developed
well-digger
well-disciplined
well-disposed
well-documented
well-done
well-dressed

WORDS THAT END LIKE WELL-DEFENDED

bended
blended
descended
distended
expanded
extended
intended
offended
open-ended
overextended
pretended
recommended
single-ended
unattended
undefended
undescended
unfriended
unintended
untended
well-attended
well-recommended

Synonyms and antonyms of well-defended in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «well-defended» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WELL-DEFENDED

Find out the translation of well-defended to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of well-defended from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «well-defended» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

完善辩护
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bien defendido
570 millions of speakers

English

well-defended
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अच्छी तरह से बचाव किया
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

دافع جيدا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

хорошо защищал
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bem defendida
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভালভাবে রক্ষিত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bien défendue
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Baik dipertahankan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

gut verteidigt
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

よく守った
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

잘 방어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Apik-defended
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

được bảo vệ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சிறப்பாக பாதுகாக்கப்பட்டுள்ளது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चांगले रक्षण
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

İyi korunan
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ben difeso
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dobrze bronił
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

добре захищав
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bine apărat -
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καλά υπερασπίστηκε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

goed verdedig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

väl försvarat
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

godt forsvart
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of well-defended

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-DEFENDED»

The term «well-defended» is regularly used and occupies the 107.189 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-DEFENDED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about well-defended

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WELL-DEFENDED»

Discover the use of well-defended in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to well-defended and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Adaptive Dynamics of Infectious Diseases: In Pursuit of ...
When its neighbors are well defended, a plant can afford to invest less itself. When plants are (constrained to be) either undefended or well defended and herbivores do not discriminate between them, three outcomes are possible: □ All plants ...
Ulf Dieckmann, Johan A. J. Metz, Maurice W. Sabelis, 2005
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Theoretical Approaches to Biological Control
When herbivores do not discriminate between palatable or well-defended plants, there are three possibilities: (i) all plants are palatable, (ii) all plants are well- defended or (ii) there is a stable mixture of palatable and well-defended plants.
Bradford A. Hawkins, Howard V. Cornell, 1999
3
Resource Strategies of Wild Plants
For example, Datura stramonium (Solanaceae), Ricinus communis ( Euphorbiaceae), and Conium maculata (Apiaceae) are three of the most toxic species in the world and would all have to be considered well defended. They are also all ...
Joseph M. Craine, 2009
4
Temporal Dynamics and Ecological Process
variation. Dominant (Large, fast growth) Weakly defended (Low acceptability) Recruit best when herbivores rare? Subordinate (Small, slow growth) Well defended (High acceptability) Recruit best when herbivores common? Stage 1 Stage 2 ...
Colleen K. Kelly, Michael G. Bowler, Gordon A. Fox, 2014
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The Visible Employee: Using Workplace Monitoring and ...
For the remaining two items — communicating with information technology people and feelings about being well defended against information security problems — employees expressed more optimistic opinions than their managers. Both of ...
Jeffrey M. Stanton, Kathryn R. Stam, 2006
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Doomsday Marauders
CHAPTER. 8. Taking. Out. A. Well-Defended. Ranch. Okay, so in the last chapter while taking out Ranch #1 we had also begun our initial work on Ranch #2, and began scouting around for our future targets. Remember, this is a business!
Kilkenny, 2014
7
Le Portefeuille d'un talon rouge: contenant des anecdotes ...
Then they went to another town, called Longe, in Ponthieu : they could not gain the bridge, it was so well defended. Then they departed, and went to Py,queny, and found the town, the bridge, and the castle so well fortified, that it was not ...
‎1814
8
Think Again
A series of four-line poems explore the feelings of shyness, frustration, jubilation, and feeling misunderstood that come with first love and first loss.
JonArno Lawson, 2010
9
Isaiah: 1-39
It is rather a rhetorical assault on a numbed community of elites; it sends a "wake- up call," inviting them into a scenario of life that had seemed, until its utterance, impossible for those so well defended. The poem comes to Judah like something  ...
Walter Brueggemann, 1998
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La Dame de Monsoreau
Well, the city is not strong; but, if well defended '-' — “ Yes, if well defended ; but it may not be well defended. Brave as you are, Bussy, you cannot be in more than one place at the same time.” r Probably not.” “If I am not safe in the 5.32.
A. Dumas

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WELL-DEFENDED»

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Shawn Johnson gets engaged; NBA players are too good at …
4. A really good bicycle kick. OK, bicycle kicks are cool. Bicycle kick goals are especially cool. Curling, well-defended bicycle kick goals are brilliant. «KSL.com, Jul 15»
2
Falklands veteran to return dog tag taken from dead Argentine …
At the time, Mr Ellis was a member of Arbroath-based 45 Commando, which led the attack, targeting Argentine positions on the well-defended Two Sisters ... «BT.com, Jul 15»
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PM: Jordan is a stable country with well-defended borders
Amman, June 4 (Petra) –– Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour said Jordan is a stable country, owing its security to the wisdom of its leadership and its people's ... «Petra News Agency, Jul 15»
4
Critics question how weapons were snuck into Istanbul courthouse
... negligence involved in Tuesday's hostage crisis, where three armed gunmen took a public prosecutor hostage in İstanbul's most well-defended courthouse. «BGN NEWS, Apr 15»
5
UK Bolsters Falkland Defenses to Counter Argentine Air Ambitions
"Our overall military posture in the South Atlantic is based on regular assessments of the threat and the Falkland Islands remain well-defended." A BMCI system ... «DefenseNews.com, Jan 15»
6
Last-second shot beats Lady Bulldogs
Anna-Jonesboro was able to convert a well-defended buzzer-beating shot in the lane and defeat the CWC Bulldogs 34-32 in their final game at the Harrisburg ... «Carmi Times, Dec 14»
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Day 4: Nebraska to Aspen, the Highway to Heaven, and Explore …
A well-defended Motel 6. (Hey, dogs stay free). 068 (550x367). 096 (550x367). Comments on this entry are closed. Previous post: Day 4: A smoking room, and a ... «Bob Sullivan.net, Jul 14»
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US Navy readies new laser-weapon prototype for at-sea testing
"We are in the midst of a pivotal transition with a technology that will keep our sailors and marines safe and well-defended for years to come." A team of navy ... «Naval Technology, Apr 14»
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Stealth comes at a price for F-35 fighter
Built by Lockheed Martin of the US with the UK's BAE Systems as a prime contractor, the F-35 was created to fulfil every task – attacking well-defended targets, ... «Financial Times, Nov 13»
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Defence chiefs prepare new plans to defend Falkland Islands
A spokesman for the Ministry of Defence, added: “Our overall military posture on the Falkland Islands remains unchanged and they remain well-defended. «Telegraph.co.uk, Jan 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Well-Defended [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/well-defended>. May 2020 ».
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