An embankment of earth, usually surmounted by a parapet, encircling a castle, fort, etc., for defense against attack
The rail of such a structure.
A wall or embankment raised as a defensive fortification; a rampart.
The definition of an obstruction is something that gets in the way, sticks out or blocks passage.
The act of hindering:
The definition of an embankment is an area of material used to support a roadway or to hold back water.
Something resembling a wall in appearance, function, or construction, as the exterior surface of a body organ or part:
A thing that prevents passage or approach; obstruction, as a fence, wall, etc.
Find another word for parapet. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for parapet, like: wall, rampart, embattlement, railing, bulwark, breastwork, battlement, battlemented, lintel, machicolation and cutwater.