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fencing

adjective

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fencing

verb
present participle of fence

Synonyms & Antonyms of fencing (Entry 2 of 2)

to drive danger or attack away from
  • had worked as a bodyguard, fencing a number of pop stars at big events

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The first known use of fencing was in 1578

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“Fencing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fencing. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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