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Synonyms of bulwark in English:


  • 1 the inner-city ring road follows the line of the ancient bulwarks
    wall, rampart, fortification, parapet, stockade, palisade, barricade, embankment, earthwork, breastwork, berm;
    Latin vallum
  • 2 a bulwark of liberty
    protector, protection, guard, defence, defender, support, supporter, prop, buttress, mainstay, bastion, safeguard, stronghold
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