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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: bulwark(0.01044 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to bulwark.
English → Indonesian (quick)
benteng, kubu, pertahanan
English → English (WordNet)
v : defend with a bulwark
n 1: an embankment built around a space for defensive purposes;
“they stormed the ramparts of the city”; “they blew the
trumpet and the walls came tumbling down” [syn: rampart,
2: a fence-like structure around a deck [syn: bulwarks]
3: a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from
shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away
[syn: breakwater, groin, groyne, mole, seawall,
English → English (gcide)
Bulwark \Bul"wark\, n. [Akin to D. bolwerk, G. bollwerk, Sw.
bolwerk, Dan. bolv["a]rk, bulv["a]rk, rampart; akin to G.
bohle plank, and werk work, defense. See Bole stem, and
Work, n., and cf. Boulevard.]
1. (Fort.) A rampart; a fortification; a bastion or outwork.
2. That which secures against an enemy, or defends from
attack; any means of defense or protection.
The royal navy of England hath ever been its
greatest defense, . . . the floating bulwark of our
3. pl. (Naut.) The sides of a ship above the upper deck,
usually a fencelike structure around the deck.
Syn: See Rampart.
Bulwark \Bul"wark\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bulwarked; p. pr. &
vb. n. Bulwarking.]
To fortify with, or as with, a rampart or wall; to secure by
fortification; to protect.
Of some proud city, bulwarked round and armed
With rising towers. --Glover.