Phrasal Verb 'fend'

We have 3 phrasal verb definition related to 'fend'.

Fend for

Meaning:

Take care of yourself or someone without help from other people

Example:

The children had to FEND FOR themselves after their parents died.

Fend off

Meaning:

Resist something successfully

Example:

He managed to FEND OFF the criticism in the press.

Fend off

Meaning:

Push an attacker away

Example:

She FENDED OFF the dog when it attacked her.