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English verb: fend for

1. fend for (communication) argue or speak in defense of

SamplesShe supported the motion to strike.

Synonymsdefend, support

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)argue, reason

Narrower (hyponym)apologise, apologize, excuse, justify, rationalise, rationalize, stand up, stick up, uphold

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