forfend[ fawr-fend ]SEE DEFINITION OF forfend
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FORFEND
Forfend me from a man who weighs every expression with Scotch prudence.
Of all travelling companionship, forfend us from that of a married man!
And allowance must likewise be made for thy connubial grief which caused thee to forfend thy wife's body from the demon.
Is it not rather the blind brute instinct of self-protection, forfend what may?
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR FORFEND
- defend against
- head off
- hold back
- hold off
- keep lid on
- nip in the bud
- put a stop to
- put an end to
- rule out
- shut out
- stave off
- turn aside
- ward off