Translation of self-defense in Spanish:

self-defense

Pronunciation: /ˌselfdɪˈfens/
, (BrE) self-defence

n

u
  • 1.1 [Law] to act in self-defense actuar* en defensa propia the right of self-defense el derecho de legítima defensa 1.2 (fighting technique) defensa (f) personal (before n) self-defense classes curso (m) de defensa personal

More definitions of self-defense

Definition of self-defense in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day lavado
m
wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.