verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of defend
SYNONYMS FOR defend
Examples from the Web for undefended
Two weeks in the world of wholesome niceness also leaves you undefended and strangely serene and a bit childlike.
Thus a stark choice is upon us: We can spend what is necessary to defend the seas, or we can leave them undefended.
One asks, for instance, what places are prima facie "undefended."Letters To "The Times" Upon War And Neutrality (1881-1920)|Thomas Erskine Holland
Before the shops the undefended tree trunks were gnawed into grotesque patterns by the farmers' hungry beasts.Janice Day|Helen Beecher Long
Show this Letter to everybody, that it may be known the State is not undefended.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIX. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
Should a house or vessel be undefended by a conductor, it may be advisable to adopt a few precautions against danger.A Treatise on Meteorological Instruments|Henry Negretti
It was at the Queen of Heaven, an undefended and unsuspecting merchantman.The Peacemaker|Alfred Coppel