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fending

verb
present participle of fend

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to drive danger or attack away from
  • learned to use humor to fend herself from criticism

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fend for oneself

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fending for oneself

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“Fending.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fending. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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