Synonyms of befriend in English:

befriend


See definition of befriend

verb

1‘she decided to befriend the new girl’

SYNONYMS

make friends with, make a friend of, look after, protect, keep an eye on, support, back, stand by, side with, encourage, sustain, uphold, succour, advise, guide

help, assist, aid, be of service to, lend a helping hand to

ANTONYMS

snub, reject