Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / warded
FEEDBACK

warded

See definition of warded on Dictionary.com

synonyms for warded

  • avert
  • avoid
  • beat off
  • block
  • check
  • deflect
  • deter
  • divert
  • fend
  • foil
  • forestall
  • frustrate
  • halt
  • hold off
  • interrupt
  • keep at arm's length
  • keep at bay
  • keep off
  • obviate
  • parry
  • preclude
  • prevent
  • rebuff
  • rebut
  • repel
  • repulse
  • rule out
  • stave off
  • stop
  • stymie
  • thwart
  • turn
  • turn aside
  • turn away
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for warded

MOST RELEVANT
  • lay bare
  • make vulnerable
  • open
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING warded

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Can You Cantillate This Week’s Words Of The Day?
START THE QUIZ

How to use warded in a sentence

A shower of stones and arrows then fell about the spot where he stood, which were warded off by the shields of the soldiers.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
I warded off the blows aimed at me as well as I could, and recovering myself, ran towards the hut of my master.
A NARRATIVE OF THE SHIPWRECK, CAPTIVITY AND SUFFERINGS OF HORACE HOLDEN AND BENJ. H. NUTEHORACE HOLDEN
Oldofredi's sword struck Sangiorgio's, which was aimed at him in a thrust, warded it off, and slid down upon the padded glove.
THE CONQUEST OF ROMEMATILDE SERAO
Theodora leaped, missed the ball, but 26 danced up in front of Martha and warded off the girl who slipped in to help her.
SMITH COLLEGE STORIESJOSEPHINE DODGE DASKAM
He warded off the few blunders, and at the third change she had another well-bred partner.
A LITTLE GIRL IN OLD SALEMAMANDA MINNIE DOUGLAS
As it was, the little god of love kindly warded from his votaries the coming of so crabbed an antagonist.
THE COMPLETE PROSE WORKS OF MARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPERMARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPER
Osgod had kept close beside him, and had warded off many a sweeping blow and cut down many a pressing enemy.
WULF THE SAXONG. A. HENTY
The Czar Nicholas was once attacked by an assassin; a kindly hand warded off the blow and saved his life.
ABRAHAM LINCOLN, VOLUME 2 (OF 2)WILLIAM H. HERNDON
And loud was the clash of swords and scimitars upraised and warded off by heroic hands in course of those fierce encounters.
MAHABHARATA OF KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA BK. 3 PT. 1KRISHNA-DWAIPAYANA VYASA
Then it may be that, ere this, Rachel had warded off attention from the subject.
TOLD IN THE HILLSMARAH ELLIS RYAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor