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See definition of fosse on Dictionary.com
  • as inmoat
  • as intrench
  • as ingutter

synonyms for fosse

  • gully
  • trench
  • canal
  • channel
  • eaves
  • duct
  • tube
  • dike
  • pipe
  • sewer
  • culvert
  • conduit
  • funnel
  • drain
  • gully
  • spout
  • trench
  • sluice
  • trough
  • moat
  • channel
  • watercourse
  • runnel
  • sulcation
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How to use fosse in a sentence

Martini prepared a couple of stout mules, and concealed them amongst the thickets on the opposite side of the fosse.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Up he jumped, ran up the rampart, and then down again into the fosse.
WOOD MAGICRICHARD JEFFERIES
E chi ne assicura, che il Boccaccio non fosse nato nella sua villa di Corbignano quivi poco distante?
GIOVANNI BOCCACCIO, A BIOGRAPHICAL STUDYEDWARD HUTTON
"Only the merchants and a few counsellors of the city were present," says Jehan de la Fosse (p. 47).
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
The price of wheat, Jehan de la Fosse tells us (p. 86) advanced to fifteen francs per "septier."
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
Che non avesse il comandamanto di lui osservato d'ammazzar subito qualunque heretico gli fosse venuto alle mani.
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
The only account of this striking occurrence which I have seen is given by Jehan de la Fosse, p. 122.
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
But, in the vicinity of the gate of Benjamin, the wall arose by no means from the margin of the fosse.
THE WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POEEDGAR ALLAN POE
A fosse surrounds the edifice, and two gateways only give access to the interior.
ITALIAN HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARFRANCIS MILTOUN
But still as determined as ever, he pushed on, and presently stood on the summit, on the edge of the fosse.
WOOD MAGICRICHARD JEFFERIES
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO FOSSE

  • channel
  • conduit
  • culvert
  • dike
  • drain
  • duct
  • eaves
  • fosse
  • funnel
  • gully
  • moat
  • pipe
  • runnel
  • sewer
  • sluice
  • spout
  • sulcation
  • trench
  • trough
  • tube
  • watercourse
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