fend off definition

  • verb:
    • To reduce the chances of; to push (some thing) away; to show away; to guard against; to repel with power or energy.
    • stop the event of; counter from taking place
    • To defend against; to operate a vehicle (some thing) away; to turn away; to protect against; to repel with power or energy.
    • avoid the occurrence of; counter from taking place
    • To prevent; to operate a vehicle (one thing) away; to turn away; to protect against; to repel with power or work.
    • stop the event of; restrict from occurring

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