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See definition of palings on Dictionary.com
  • as inpicket
  • as inrail/railing
  • as inbar
  • as instake
  • as inrailing
  • as infence

synonyms for palings

  • pale
  • paling
  • palisade
  • panel
  • peg
  • pillar
  • rail
  • stake
  • stanchion
  • upright
  • balustrade
  • banister
  • bar
  • barrier
  • fence
  • rest
  • siding
  • paling
  • fence
  • barrier
  • rail
  • siding
  • pole
  • banister
  • bar
  • rest
  • balustrade
  • paling
  • bar
  • wall
  • rail
  • dike
  • roadblock
  • barbed wire
  • barricade
  • railing
  • net
  • block
  • shield
  • stop
  • palisade
  • cyclone
  • guard
  • defense
  • stockade
  • rampart
  • hedge
  • balustrade
  • posts
  • pickets
  • paling
  • backstop
  • chains
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How to use palings in a sentence

Vertical oak palings were the fence, with a five-barred gate in the middle of them.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
Each garden concealed behind its palings the "flower" of Kabyle chivalry, only to be uprooted by the bayonet.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, VOLUME 11, NO. 24, MARCH, 1873VARIOUS
In a short time the doors and palings were removed, and the walls demolished.
CELEBRATED TRAVELS AND TRAVELLERSJULES VERNE
Shrubs and creeping-plants grew in the neglected gardens, climbed over the palings, and straggled about the streets.
MARTIN RATTLERR.M. BALLANTYNE
With some pains and no little violence to his hands, he wrenched one of the new palings off the fence, and let himself in.
THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS
Peering through the palings, she could see an unshoveled driveway which curved gracefully to a pillared porch.
GHOST BEYOND THE GATEMILDRED A. WIRT
Through the iron palings they could see a white-garbed figure walking with measured tread amid the shrubs of the frozen garden.
GHOST BEYOND THE GATEMILDRED A. WIRT
To look at the palings before the Yeobrights' house had the dignity of a necessary performance.
RETURN OF THE NATIVETHOMAS HARDY
Beyond the irregular carpet of grass was a row of white palings, which marked the verge of the heath in this latitude.
RETURN OF THE NATIVETHOMAS HARDY
Thomasin came down when the apples were collected, and together they went through the white palings to the heath beyond.
RETURN OF THE NATIVETHOMAS HARDY
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