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bulwark

verb

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  1. to drive danger or attack away from vowed to use any means necessary to bulwark the country agai nst a terrorist attack Synonyms defend, cover, fence, fend, forfend, guard, keep, protect, safeguard, screen, secure, shield, wardRelated Words avert, prevent; oppose, resist, withstand; battle, contend, fight, war; conserve, preserve, save; buffer, palisade, picket, wallNear Antonyms bombard, storm; beset, besiege, overrun; capitulate, cave, submit, yieldAntonyms assail, assault, attack


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