Bedeutung von “fend sb/sth off” — Learner’s Dictionary

fend sb/sth off

phrasal verb with fend us uk /fend/ verb

to defend yourself against someone or something that is attacking you or annoying you:

They managed to fend off their attackers with rocks and sticks.
She fended off questions about her marriage.

(Definition von “fend sb/sth off” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)