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See definition of buttressed on Dictionary.com
  • as infortified
  • as inreinforced

synonyms for buttressed

  • barricaded
  • covered
  • guarded
  • protected
  • reinforced
  • secured
  • strengthened
  • walled
  • armed
  • armored
  • bulwarked
  • entrenched
  • garrisoned
  • manned
  • safeguarded
  • supported
  • bastioned
  • fortressed
  • strong
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antonyms for buttressed

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  • open
  • unguarded
  • unprotected
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    How to use buttressed in a sentence

    Balustrades had fallen, gargoyles had broken, flying buttresses were blackened and worn away by pollution.
    WATCHING THE FLAMES BURN NOTRE DAME, THE SPIRITUAL HEART OF FRANCEELAINE SCIOLINONOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    On the Little Douvre, their extremities were laid and buttressed upon the projections of rock.
    TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
    To all appearance he was secure in his inheritance and buttressed against any peril.
    TRISTRAM OF BLENTANTHONY HOPE
    And this evening, as usual, she slipped unobserved amongst the roses into the corner of the buttressed wall.
    SIX WOMENVICTORIA CROSS
    The church is of dressed stone and adobe, with massive walls heavily buttressed.
    THE ROAD OF A THOUSAND WONDERSPASSENGER DEPT. SOUTHERN PACIFIC CO
    In the south the Big-Tree forests are in the areas that were effectively buttressed and shielded from ice-flows.
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    This fragment is the gracefully buttressed east-end of the choir, which rises from the level meadow-land to the east of the town.
    YORKSHIRE PAINTED AND DESCRIBEDGORDON HOME
    In winding lines directly beneath one a road, buttressed up by great blocks of masonry, now leads downhill to the station.
    CATHEDRAL CITIES OF ITALYWILLIAM WIEHE COLLINS
    Its fine campanile is buttressed up, or would long ago have toppled into the street below.
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    But Sir Axel and his assiduity enhanced her value and buttressed her independence.
    MRS. MAXON PROTESTSANTHONY HOPE
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO BUTTRESSED

    • armed
    • armored
    • barricaded
    • bastioned
    • bulwarked
    • buttressed
    • covered
    • entrenched
    • fortressed
    • garrisoned
    • guarded
    • manned
    • protected
    • reinforced
    • safeguarded
    • secured
    • strengthened
    • strong
    • supported
    • walled
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