Bulwark synonyms

bo͝ol'wərk, -wôrk', bŭl'-
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An upright structure of masonry, wood, plaster, or other building material serving to enclose, divide, or protect an area, especially a vertical construction forming an inner partition or exterior siding of a building.
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Anything like a buttress; support or prop
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A minor fortification constructed beyond a main defensive position or fortification.
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Any defense or bulwark
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(Ecology) A physical or biological factor that limits the migration, interbreeding, or free movement of individuals or populations.
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The defendant and his or her legal counsel.
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The science of fortifying.
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Financial or other help.
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A projecting part of a rampart or other fortification
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On beaches: a wooden or concrete barrier, usually perpendicular to the shore, intended to prevent the movement of sand along a coast.
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(Chemistry) A substance that prevents change in the acidity of a solution when an acid or base is added to the solution or when the solution is diluted. Buffers are used to make solutions of known pH, especially for instrument calibration purposes. Natural buffers also exist in living organisms, where biochemical reactions are very sensitive to changes in pH.
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A fortress in a commanding position in or near a city.
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An adjustable guide with a flat edge used on a table saw and positioned parallel to the plane of the cutting attachment in order to keep the board properly positioned for the cut to be made at the correct distance from the board's edge.
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An enclosed place or fortified building for military defense, equipped as with earthworks, guns, etc.
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A fortified place; fort
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A ring worn to prevent a more valuable ring from sliding off the finger.
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In ancient Greece and Rome, any statue of the Greek goddess Pallas Athena; specif., the legendary statue in Troy on the preservation of which the safety of the city was supposed to depend
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A low protective wall or railing along the edge of a raised structure such as a roof or balcony.
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(Mining) A framework used to protect workmen in making an adit under ground, and capable of being pushed along as excavation progresses.
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fortification
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(Countable) An inadequate quality; fault
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fortification, support
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A barrier thrown up hastily for defense, as in street fighting
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(Nautical) A railing on the quarter-deck and forecastle.
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(Engineering) The work of excavating or building embankments
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A strong, low sea wall built at a right angle to the coast to reduce shoreline erosion, esp. of a beach
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A (usually wooden) structure that projects from a coastline to prevent erosion, longshore drift etc.; a breakwater
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A skin lesion, commonly a nevus, that is typically raised and discolored.
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A coastal defence in the form of an embankment
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A wharf or dock extending from the shore.
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Find another word for bulwark. In this page you can discover 36 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bulwark, like: wall, buttress, outwork, rampart, barrier, defense, fortification, support, bastion, breakwater and buffer.