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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Withstand the force of something; Try to manage without help.

Usage examples (33)
  • The youngsters had to fend for themselves after their parents died
  • "This is not an intended strike (but) Weyman has adopted a technique with his fend which is highly reckless," Kite argued.
  • The rejects are cast loose to fend for themselves.
  • You fend for yourself without question or complaint. for more
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