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See definition of entrenchment on Dictionary.com
  • as infortification
  • as inimpingement
  • as ininvasion
  • as inobtrusion
  • as intrench
  • as intrespass

synonyms for entrenchment

  • barricade
  • citadel
  • fortress
  • reinforcement
  • barrier
  • bastion
  • battlement
  • block
  • blockhouse
  • breastwork
  • buffer
  • bulwark
  • castle
  • consolidation
  • defense
  • earthwork
  • fastness
  • fort
  • garrison
  • keep
  • outpost
  • parapet
  • preparation
  • presidio
  • protection
  • stockade
  • strengthening
  • stronghold
  • support
  • wall
  • embattlement

antonyms for entrenchment

MOST RELEVANT
  • opening
  • obedience
  • retreat
  • surrender
  • withdrawal
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      How to use entrenchment in a sentence

      You end up with a much longer-term impact of entrenchment of these inequalities that have arisen as part of the pandemic.
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      How little did she realize the long drawn-out agony that was even then beginning for her sisters in that ill-fated entrenchment!
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
      They carried the intervening entrenchment of the enemy and forced their way into the town.
      THE HISTORIES OF POLYBIUS, VOL. II (OF 2)POLYBIUS
      Gerrans Bay, of course, embodies the name, and so do the remains of the entrenchment or camp at Dingerrein.
      THE CORNWALL COASTARTHUR L. SALMON
      Tregonning Hill, close by, is somewhat higher, and its summit has a fine entrenchment with a striking inner vallum.
      THE CORNWALL COASTARTHUR L. SALMON
      The entrenchment showed like the rim of a saucer, and over its narrow line peeped the summit of the central tree.
      THE LONGEST JOURNEYE. M. FORSTER
      It is here that we cross the line of the remarkable entrenchment known as the Danes' Dyke.
      YORKSHIRE PAINTED AND DESCRIBEDGORDON HOME
      The great entrenchment of Flamborough is consequently the work of flint-using people, and 'is not later than the Bronze Period.'
      YORKSHIRE PAINTED AND DESCRIBEDGORDON HOME
      Across the base of the salient ran a well-defined entrenchment.
      THE HISTORY OF THE 51ST (HIGHLAND) DIVISION 1914-1918FREDERICK WILLIAM BEWSHER
      At San Miguel the band of desperadoes came across an entrenchment manned by Spaniards.
      SOUTH AMERICAW. H. KOEBEL
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      capacitor

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