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synonyms for stockaded

  • apprehend
  • commit
  • detain
  • hold
  • incarcerate
  • jail
  • lock up
  • remand
  • cage
  • check
  • circumscribe
  • closet
  • constrain
  • curb
  • ice
  • immure
  • impound
  • intern
  • keep
  • limit
  • nab
  • occlude
  • pen
  • restrain
  • stockade
  • trammel
  • bastille
  • bottle up
  • fence in
  • hold captive
  • hold hostage
  • hold in custody
  • keep captive
  • keep in custody
  • lock in
  • put away
  • put behind bars
  • rail in
  • send to prison
  • send up
  • shut in
  • take prisoner
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antonyms for stockaded

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  • cease
  • free
  • let go
  • liberate
  • release
  • stop
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • help
  • permit
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How to use stockaded in a sentence

We reached a stockaded village, such a defence in this secluded spot being very necessary against marauders.
RECOLLECTIONS OF THIRTY-NINE YEARS IN THE ARMYCHARLES ALEXANDER GORDON
Unlike the other Taeping towns, all of which were stockaded positions, Kintang had no outer defences.
THE LIFE OF GORDON, VOLUME IDEMETRIUS CHARLES BOULGER
She tried to fill the little man's soul with jealousy and alarms, but it was stockaded with insolent confidence.
PARISIANS IN THE COUNTRYHONORE DE BALZAC
The Deerfield people built a stockaded fort, into which all would run at the first alarm.
THE BOY SCOUTS OF BOB'S HILLCHARLES PIERCE BURTON
The pioneers had been confined to their stockaded forts, and only small bands of riflemen sallied out to patrol the country.
ERSKINE DALE--PIONEERJOHN FOX
The village was strongly stockaded and obstinately defended.
THE PACIFICATION OF BURMASIR CHARLES HAUKES TODD CROSTHWAITE
They built stockaded fortresses on marshy islands, accessible by fords which they alone could traverse.
BLACK REBELLIONTHOMAS WENTWORTH HIGGINSON
In front of the three stockaded sides of the fort a broad, V-shaped ditch was dug, five feet deep.
LIFE IN AN INDIAN OUTPOSTGORDON CASSERLY
The opposing forces had stockaded positions on the opposite slopes of a small valley, and were firing briskly on each other.
THE PACIFICATION OF BURMASIR CHARLES HAUKES TODD CROSTHWAITE
They had established a series of posts along the Salween, all of them stockaded and flying the white elephant flag of Siam.
THE PACIFICATION OF BURMASIR CHARLES HAUKES TODD CROSTHWAITE
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