fend for oneself

Definition of fend for oneself

  1. :  to do things without help :  to do basic activities by oneself They had to fend for themselves while their mother was away. He's been fending for himself since his wife died.

Word by Word Definitions

fendplay
  1. :  defend

    :  to keep or ward off :  repel

    :  to provide for :  support

  1. :  an effort or attempt especially for oneself

oneselfplay
  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self


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