Synonyms and Antonyms of forfend
to drive danger or attack away from a place of refuge where the settlers could forfend themselves from attack Synonyms bulwark, cover, fence, fend, defend, guard, keep, protect, safeguard, screen, secure, shield, wardRelated Words avert, prevent; oppose, resist, withstand; battle, contend, fight, war; conserve, preserve, save; buffer, palisade, picket, wallNear Antonyms bombard, storm; beset, besiege, overrun; capitulate, cave, submit, yieldAntonyms assail, assault, attack
forfend was our Word of the Day on 11/22/2013. Hear the podcast!
Theme music by Joshua Stamper ©2006 New Jerusalem Music/ASCAP
Learn More about forfend
Dictionary: Definition of forfend
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up forfend? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).