7 Letters
4 Consonants
3 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use defence as a noun in a sentence.
About Defence
A 2 syllables noun and 7 letters with the letters c, d, e, f, and n, 4 consonants, 3 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letter e. Defence starts with a consonant and ends with a vowel with the starting letters d, de, def, defe, defen, and the ending characters are e, ce, nce, ence, fence, ..
Protection from harm; "sanitation is the best defense against disease"
Is defence a scrabble word? A 13 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Defence in Pig Latin is said as "efenceday or efencedway".
d | e | f | e | n | c | e
de | ef | fe | en | nc | ce
def | efe | fen | enc | nce
defe | efen | fenc | ence
Word Gram
Noun Examples
protection from harm;
"sanitation is the best defense against disease"
military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies;
"they died in the defense of Stalingrad";
"they were developed for the defense program"
a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him;
"he gave evidence for the defense"
a structure used for defense;
"the artillery battered down the defenses"
the justification for some act or belief;
"he offered a persuasive defense of the theory"
the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions;
"his refutation of the charges was short and persuasive";
"in defense he said the other man started it"
an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack;
"he joined the defense against invasion"
the defendant and his legal advisors collectively;
"the defense called for a mistrial"
(sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring;
"his teams are always good on defense"
(psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Defence"

There are 234 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to defence.

Abnegationrenunciation of your own interests in favor of the interests of others
Answera nonverbal reaction
"his answer to any problem was to get drunk"
"their answer was to sue me"
Apologeticoffering or expressing apology
"an apologetic note"
"an apologetic manner"
Apologeticsthe branch of theology that is concerned with the defense of Christian doctrines
Apologiaa formal written defense of something you believe in strongly
Apologya poor example
"it was an apology for a meal"
"a poor excuse for an automobile"
Arch Dam
Arguinga contentious speech act
a dispute where there is strong disagreement
"they were involved in a violent argument"
Argumenta variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value determines the dependent variable
if f(x)=y, x is the independent variable

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There are 1 anagrams from defence.

Anagram Definition
Defenceprotection from harm
"sanitation is the best defense against disease"

View English words with the unique letters used in defence. Words With The Letters Cdefn


Defence has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Protectionpayment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence
"every store in the neighborhood had to pay him protection"

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word defence.

Is defence a scrabble word or can you use defence in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 757933 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 742774 games. This 7 letter 13 point scrabble word can be rearranged 840 ways. What other words can be made with the letters c, d, e, f, and n? There's 21 with 9 letters or less with the letters c, d, e, f, and n. Here is a list of 21 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Fan Dance (9 letters)
Defence (7 letters) 13 15 cdeeefn
Deference (9 letters) 15 +2 17 +2 deference
Cofounder (9 letters) 15 +2 18 +3 cofounder
Fecundate (9 letters) 15 +2 18 +3 fecundate
Defunct (7 letters) 13 16 +1 defunct
Confused (8 letters) 14 +1 17 +2 confused
Unfocused (9 letters) 15 +2 19 +4 cdefnosuu
Enforced (8 letters) 14 +1 16 +1 enforced
Corn Fed (8 letters)
Unforced (8 letters) 14 +1 17 +2 unforced
Fecund (6 letters) 12 15 fecund
Conferred (9 letters) 15 +2 17 +2 cdeefnorr
Fenced (6 letters) 12 14 fenced
Unfenced (8 letters) 14 +1 18 +3 unfenced
Unfaceted (9 letters) 15 +2 18 +3 fecundate
Confessed (9 letters) 15 +2 17 +2 confessed
Face Down (9 letters)
Undefaced (9 letters) 16 +3 19 +4 undefaced
Confuted (8 letters) 14 +1 17 +2 confuted
Confabbed (9 letters) 19 +6 23 +8 confabbed


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