Part of speech:
A similar fenced or enclosed area, especially one used for protection.
A fence of pales forming a defense barrier or fortification.
(Chiefly British) A portable framework made of intertwined branches or wattle and used for temporary fencing.
Something that defends; means of or resources for protection
A person or thing serving as a strong defense or protection
A rubbish pile
A drop curtain.
(Scot.) A low dividing wall of earth or stone
A meshed network of lines, figures, or fibers.
The railroad as a means of transportation:
Something resembling a wall in impenetrability or strength:
To form an enclosure around; encompass
To discuss opposing reasons; argue
To put forth reasons for or against; debate:
To post as a picket.
To deflect, evade, or avoid:
To torture or kill by impaling.
To act as a guard
To add vitamins, minerals, etc. to (milk, etc.) so as to increase the nutritional value; enrich
To be beyond the memory or understanding of:
(Intransitive) To use words of equivocal or doubtful signification; to express one's opinions in terms which admit of different senses, with intent to deceive; to use ambiguous expressions with a view to mislead; as, to equivocate is the work of duplicity.
To move in a circle around
To fight a duel with (a person or persons)
To blunt or reduce the intensity of (a section of a photograph) by shading during the printing process.
To act as lawyer for (an accused)
To confine in a small or cramped space. Often used with up:
(Geom.) To draw a plane figure around (another plane figure) either to intersect each vertex of the inner figure, as a circle around a square, or to have each side of the outer figure tangent to the inner figure, as a square around a circle
To insert into the same envelope or package:
To avoid or dodge.
To make a high-pitched, crying sound, as that of a cat.
To entomb in a wall
One that protects:
(Mil.) A boundary strip where defenses are set up
A strip of wood used in making a fence; pale
The act of enclosing.
(Geology) An ice barrier.
The rail of such a structure.
To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
To meet or confront squarely or face to face
Include is defined as to contain, enclose or consider as part of a whole.
To remove obstructions or entanglements from; clear:
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