Away; to turn away; to defend against; to repel with force or effort.
They tried citronella to fend off the mosquitos, to no avail.
Additional definitions for 'fend off':
|fend off||To take defensive action, push against, veer away, avoid, steer away, retreat, tack, give strong vocal or signal warning.|
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