Something resembling a wall in impenetrability or strength:
A fence or balustrade made of rails and posts
A wall or embankment raised as a defensive fortification; a rampart.
A barrier thrown up hastily for defense, as in street fighting
The definition of a hindrance is an obstacle or something that inhibits or delays some desired action.
(Geology) An ice barrier.
Find another word for parapets. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for parapets, like: walls, ramparts, railings, bulwarks, battlements, barricades, hindrances, obstructions and barriers.