Definitions of fend:
  • verb:   try to manage without help
    Example: "The youngsters had to fend for themselves after their parents died"
  • verb:   withstand the force of something
    Example: "The mountain climbers had to fend against the ice and snow"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #73035)

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