• Fending Definition & Synonyms
- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Fend
• Fend Definition & Synonyms
- (v. i.) To act on the defensive, or in opposition; to resist; to parry; to shift off.
- (v. t.) To keep off; to prevent from entering or hitting; to ward off; to shut out; -- often with off; as, to fend off blows.
- (n.) A fiend.