A voltaic pile.
An object placed beneath or against a structure to keep it from falling or shaking; a support.
A prop, as a beam, placed under or against something as a support or stabilizer; specif., any of the timbers used to support a boat or ship that is out of water
The act of supporting:
A piece of material used to transmit, or change the direction of, weight or pressure; any one of the pieces, in a frame or truss, which divide the structure into triangular parts. It may act as a tie, or as a strut, and serves to prevent distortion of the structure, and transverse strains in its members. A boiler brace is a diagonal stay, connecting the head with the shell.
Find another word for stilts. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for stilts, like: piles, posts, props, shores, supports and braces.