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bulwark

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  • nounfortification, support
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Synonyms for bulwark

noun fortification, support
  • bastion
  • fortress
  • mainstay
  • redoubt
  • barrier
  • buffet
  • buttress
  • citadel
  • defense
  • embankment
  • fort
  • guard
  • outwork
  • parapet
  • partition
  • protection
  • rampart
  • safeguard
  • security
  • stronghold
  • vallation

Antonyms for bulwark

  • harm
  • hurt
  • injury
  • weak point
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More words related to bulwark

barricade

noun. blocking object
  • bar
  • barrier
  • blank wall
  • block
  • blockade
  • bulwark
  • fence
  • obstruction
  • palisade
  • rampart
  • roadblock
  • stockade
  • stop
  • wall

bastion

noun. support; fortified place

bolster

verb. help

bolstered

verb. help

bolstering

verb. help

buffer

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