A person who protects, keeps watch, or acts as a sentinel:
To subject to a blockade
(Intransitive, equestrianism) to jump over a fence
Such a column standing alone as a monument
One who patrols an assigned area.
To put or keep in prison; jail
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:
A person or animal set to guard a group; specif., a sentry
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:
(Intransitive) To go the rounds along a chain of sentinels; to traverse a police district or beat.
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:
A message posted in an electronic forum. [from 20th c.]
To enclose is defined as to surround, or to include inside of something.
Find another word for picket. In this page you can discover 39 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for picket, like: guard, blockade, fence, stake, pole, pillar, patrolman, union member, vedette, sentry and inlying picket.