View definitions for brick-wall


adjective as in solid

Discover More

Example Sentences

It was a brick wall that we turned into the on-ramp of a highway.

Lawyers argued that they were in extraordinary circumstances after the investigation "hit a brick wall".

Lawyers argued that it was in extraordinary circumstances after the investigation "hit a brick wall".

In terms Wall Streeters can understand, it would be like your Porsche smashing into a brick wall at 100 miles per hour.

It's 140 meters (460 feet) long and 50 meters wide, sealed off from the main camp by a brick wall.

Wherefore my bowels shall sound like a harp for Moab, and my inward parts for the brick wall.

A very thin vacuum shutter forms a better interrupter of sound waves than a brick wall two or three feet in thickness.

The whole is enclosed by a low brick wall, topped by iron railings painted flaming red.

For in my opinion it was no more damaged for defence than a brick wall would be by a boy's snapping marbles against it.

Last night, while talking with the General, a bullet struck near his head, glancing off a brick wall.


On this page you'll find 494 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to brick-wall, such as: stable, strong, sturdy, substantial, tight, and close.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.