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synonyms for stanchion

  • beam
  • bolster
  • brace
  • framework
  • post
  • prop
  • stay
  • support
  • upright
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How to use stanchion in a sentence

The stanchions should be replaced by a guardrail — posts drilled into the sidewalk would be cane-detectable.
A DISABLED PRESIDENT’S MEMORIAL STILL ISN’T FULLY ACCESSIBLE TO DISABLED VISITORS, A NEW REPORT FINDSTHERESA VARGASMAY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It went to where the Amite Warriors — five-time state champions, five-time runners-up — play Friday nights on the field tucked amid trees and buildings behind the school, the goal posts bearing the cool double stanchions.
HEISMAN WINNER DEVONTA SMITH PUTS TINY TOWN OF AMITE CITY IN THE SPOTLIGHTCHUCK CULPEPPERJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
What the Celtics want to avoid is Embiid just backing his man into the stanchion and easily laying it in.
WHEN JOEL EMBIID POSTS UP, THE CELTICS ARE READYJARED DUBINAUGUST 21, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Owen remained on deck, holding on to a stanchion, while two of his stoutest hands were at the wheel.
THE MISSING SHIPW. H. G. KINGSTON
Shelby spoke to Telaba who was clinging firmly to a stanchion with one hand and operating his signaling machine with the other.
THE REVOLT OF THE STAR MENRAYMOND GALLUN
I saw the girl standing braced beside a stanchion, staring over the ship's side.
THE WINGED MEN OF ORCONDAVID R. SPARKS
I saw Virginia Crane clinging desperately to her stanchion beside the light switches.
THE WINGED MEN OF ORCONDAVID R. SPARKS
Caught by the first rush of wind, he was hurled violently against an iron stanchion and knocked senseless.
BY RIGHT OF CONQUESTARTHUR HORNBLOW
And then—her arms did not cling so tightly, although his strong right arm was like a stanchion.
KING--OF THE KHYBER RIFLESTALBOT MUNDY
However, it will spring very easily as the stanchion under the end of the spindle is so near the end.
DEADFALLS AND SNARESA. R. (ARTHUR ROBERT) HARDING
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STANCHION

  • axle
  • balk
  • bolster
  • boom
  • brace
  • cantilever
  • column
  • crossbar
  • crosspiece
  • girder
  • jamb
  • joist
  • lintel
  • pile
  • piling
  • pillar
  • plank
  • pole
  • post
  • prop
  • rafter
  • scantling
  • shaft
  • sill
  • spar
  • stanchion
  • stay
  • stringer
  • strip
  • strut
  • stud
  • timber
  • two-by-four
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.