What is another word for defensively?

35 synonyms found


[ d_ɪ_f_ˈɛ_n_s_ɪ_v_l_ɪ], [ dɪfˈɛnsɪvlɪ], [ dɪfˈɛnsɪvlɪ]

Synonyms for Defensively:

defensively (adverb) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Defensively:

  1. extensively, intensively, offensively, expensively;
  2. inexpensively, comprehensively;

Quotes for Defensively:

  1. It actually took me a year to learn how to play running back- to understand what they were doing defensively and then what our guys were doing every single play. Marcus Allen.
  2. I thought we were aggressive across the board defensively and you could just see it grow. As the game went along, you could see the confidence grow. It showed in the fourth quarter. Bill Laimbeer.
  3. I'm still going to have to go out and score, but defensively hopefully I can make them a little bit better. Latrell Sprewell.

Adjectives for Defensively:

  • offensive,
  • complete,
  • next,
  • whole,
  • less.