Synonyms of lend in English:



  • 1 I'll lend you my towel
    loan, let someone use; advance
    [Antonyms] borrow
  • 2 these examples lend weight to his assertions
    add, impart, give, bestow, confer, provide, supply, furnish, contribute
    [Antonyms] detract
  • Quote

    Three things I never lends—my 'oss, my wife, and my name.
    R. S. Surtees Hillingdon Hall ( 1845)


    lend an ear

    when Travers gets up to speak, I hope you'll lend an earlistenpay attentiontake noticebe attentiveconcentrateheedpay heed informalbe all ears archaichearken

    lend a hand

    I'm here to lend a hand with the harvesthelphelp outgive a helping handassistgive assistancemake a contributiondo one's bit informalpitch in

    lend itself to

    the terrain lends itself to downhill skiingbe suitable forbe suited tobe appropriate forbe applicable for

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