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Antonyms

1. unwished-for

adjective. not welcome.

Synonyms

  • unwished
  • unwanted

Antonyms

  • welcome
  • desirable
  • loved

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Example sentences of the word fend-for


1. Noun Phrase
Blue belly lizards are able to fend for themselves from the time of hatching.

2. Noun Phrase
This is mostly likely when people left horses to fend for themselves.

2. unlooked-for

adjective. not anticipated.

Synonyms

  • unforeseen
  • unanticipated
  • out of the blue

Antonyms

  • unsurprising
  • due
  • expectable
  • awaited

3. uncalled-for

adjective. unnecessary and unwarranted.

Synonyms

  • needless
  • gratuitous
  • unneeded

Antonyms

  • essential
  • paid
  • merited
  • desirable

4. uncalled-for

adjective. not required or requested.

Antonyms

  • welcome

5. yearned-for

adjective. greatly desired.

Synonyms

  • longed-for
  • wished-for

Antonyms

  • unwelcome
  • unloved
  • undesirable

6. uncared-for

adjective. lacking needed care and attention.

Synonyms

  • unattended
  • untended

Antonyms

  • noticed
  • accompanied
  • supervised

7. unhoped-for

adjective. so unexpected as to have not been imagined.

Synonyms

  • unthought-of
  • unhoped
  • unthought

Antonyms

  • unsurprising
  • due
  • expectable
  • awaited

8. hoped-for

adjective. expected hopefully.

Synonyms

  • anticipated
  • awaited

Antonyms

  • surprising
  • unthought-of
  • unhoped-for

9. fend

verb. ['ˈfɛnd'] withstand the force of something.

Synonyms

  • fight down
  • remain firm
  • stand
  • resist
  • defend
  • fight
  • fight back

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • yield
  • forbid
  • disallow

Etymology

  • fenden (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. fend

verb. ['ˈfɛnd'] try to manage without help.

Synonyms

  • grapple
  • manage
  • deal
  • get by
  • make do
  • make out
  • contend

Antonyms

  • sit
  • sit down
  • lie down
  • change

Etymology

  • fenden (Middle English (1100-1500))
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