Thesaurus

fended for oneself

phrase
past tense of fend for oneself

Synonyms & Antonyms of fended for oneself

to meet one's day-to-day needs
  • She knew she would have to fend for herself if she went away to college instead of staying at home.

Synonyms for fended for oneself

Words Related to fended for oneself

Phrases Synonymous with fended for oneself

Near Antonyms for fended for oneself

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About fended for oneself

Thesaurus Entries Near fended for oneself

fended

fended for oneself

fended (off)

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Fended for oneself.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fended%20for%20oneself. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!