Bend : Synonyms and Antonyms


( Verb )

It is not easy to bend a bar of Iron.


1. Bow

2. Submit

3. Stoop

4. Yield

5. Condescend

6. Lean

7. Tend

8. Incline

Contextual Examples:

Mohan bowed before his grandfather.

The Company submitted its accounts to the Income-Tax officer.

The corrupt officer stooped to accept the bribe.

The bride’s father condescended at last to raise a loan for the dowry of his daughter.


1. Break

2. Stiffen

3. Stand

4. Advance

5. Rise

6. Straighten

Contextual Examples:

Atul has broken new ground in the field of Hindi Poetry.

The demand for dowry in such an open way stiffened the bride’s father.

Ram’s father took a brave stand on the issue of dowry.

Let us straighten this issue in the general meeting of the company.

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