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counter-evidence (part of speech: noun)
plea (part of speech: noun)
response (part of speech: noun)
defense (part of speech: noun)
countermeasure, screen, protection, fortress, argument, resistance, harbor, cover, barrier, barricade, stronghold, shelter, safeguard, wall, aversion, buffer, guard, counterattack, security, support, shield, backfire, armor, moat
- I had to strike him down in self- defense. - "Gunman's Reckoning", Max Brand.
- You will be able to read my defense in the papers, and I need not go into it here. - "The Mistress of Bonaventure", Harold Bindloss.
- Strong and Hazard broke into a laugh which roused him to the energy of self- defense. - "Esther", Henry Adams.