Meaning of Defensiveness

English: Defensiveness
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

serving to defend; protective: defensive armament.

Definition: 2

made or carried on for the purpose of resisting attack: defensive treaty; a defensive attitude.

Definition: 3

of or relating to defense.

Definition: 4

able to provide moderately steady growth with minimal risk: The bank has put a large percentage of its assets in defensive rather than growth stocks. considered stable and relatively safe for investment, especially during a decline in the economy.

Definition: 5

excessively concerned with guarding against the real or imagined threat of criticism, injury to one's ego, or exposure of one's shortcomings.