Part of speech:
Such a column standing alone as a monument
One who patrols an assigned area.
A person who protects, keeps watch, or acts as a sentinel:
To subject to a blockade
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:
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.
(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 35 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for picket, like: stake, pole, pillar, patrolman, guard, union member, vedette, sentry, inlying picket, walk out and blockade.