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  • The meaning of "Defensive" in various phrases and sentences

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    2. Defensive usually means when someone cannot handle criticism then start acting a little bit aggressive, get mad a little bit or act "defensive".

  • Synonyms of "Defensive" and their differences

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    2. defensive = useful for defending something (defensive weaponry, a defensive perimeter); highly sensitive to criticism defensible = able to be defended (we need to find a defensible position) "defensive" is the more common word of the two

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