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synonyms for ensconced

  • covered
  • guaranteed
  • guarded
  • preserved
  • secured
  • sheltered
  • camouflaged
  • cherished
  • defended
  • disguised
  • fostered
  • harbored
  • safeguarded
  • shaded
  • cared for
  • immune
  • safe

antonyms for ensconced

MOST RELEVANT
  • exposed
  • insecure
  • susceptible
  • unprotected
  • unsheltered
  • vulnerable
  • weak
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How to use ensconced in a sentence

Before long the pair are ensconced in his hotel room, doing the horizontal hula.
SURE, YOU MAY BE GROSSED OUT, BUT ‘A CERTAIN HUNGER’ IS A NAUGHTY PLEASUREMAUREEN CORRIGANDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
There may be comfort and reassurance in being ensconced with like-minded relatives, or simply in keeping to cherished traditions.
WILL COVID-19 MAKE THIS THE TURKEY DAY WITHOUT POLITICAL FIGHTS?PETULA DVORAKNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Dodgers were ensconced in a hotel about 20 minutes from Globe Life Field.
MLB INVESTIGATING AFTER JUSTIN TURNER ‘REFUSED TO COMPLY’ WITH OFFICIALS DURING CELEBRATIONDAVE SHEININ, JESSE DOUGHERTYOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
There’s no obvious reason for Barrett or any other Supreme Court justice to care about public opinion once they’re safely ensconced on the court.
WHY THE SUPREME COURT’S REPUTATION IS AT STAKEAMELIA THOMSON-DEVEAUX (AMELIA.THOMSON-DEVEAUX@ABC.COM)OCTOBER 12, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
You ensconce yourself in the familiar darkness of the theater, though not in your usual seat, which has been booked by someone else.
THE FIRST MURDERKATIE MCLEANAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Lamb went back into the main lobby and ensconced himself behind a morning paper.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Thanks to the solitude where this house was ensconced in, the period necessary for the healing of the child ran peacefully by.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
Here he ensconced himself, and peeped through the loophole in the direction of the rider's approach.
FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWDTHOMAS HARDY
Thus, by the time the deluge was fairly upon us, we were quite snugly ensconced.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
He climbed the same ascent, leaped the canyon, and ensconced himself on the further side.
TWO BOYS IN WYOMINGEDWARD S. ELLIS
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WORDS RELATED TO ENSCONCED

  • camouflaged
  • cared for
  • cherished
  • covered
  • defended
  • disguised
  • ensconced
  • fostered
  • guaranteed
  • guarded
  • harbored
  • immune
  • preserved
  • safe
  • safeguarded
  • secured
  • shaded
  • sheltered
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.