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fences

noun
plural of fence

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a physical object that blocks the way
  • the only way to prevent motorists from trying to use that unsafe bridge is to put a fence across the road leading to it

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fences

verb
present tense third-person singular of fence

Synonyms & Antonyms of fences (Entry 2 of 2)

to drive danger or attack away from
  • had worked as a bodyguard, fencing a number of pop stars at big events

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“Fences.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fences. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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