Part of speech:
A person who protects, keeps watch, or acts as a sentinel:
Such a column standing alone as a monument
One who patrols an assigned area.
To subject to a blockade
To put or keep in prison; jail
(Intransitive, equestrianism) to jump over a fence
A message posted in an electronic forum. [from 20th c.]
To enclose is defined as to surround, or to include inside of something.
To decrease in relative importance.
To abstain from or act together in abstaining from using, buying, dealing with, or participating in as an expression of protest or disfavor or as a means of coercion:
(Intransitive) To go the rounds along a chain of sentinels; to traverse a police district or beat.
To sentinel is defined as to watch over or to provide with a guard.
The definition of a ward is a wing of a hospital, a division of a prison, or a person, especially a child, who is dependent upon the care and support of an appointed guardian.
A period of close observation, often in order to discover something:
A card game for two people, played with a deck from which all cards below the seven, aces being high, are omitted.
a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event
A person or thing that spots
(Informal) An individual; a person:
Find another word for picket. In this page you can discover 39 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for picket, like: guard, stake, pole, pillar, patrolman, union member, vedette, sentry, inlying picket, walk out and blockade.