Thesaurus

fortification

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of fortification

  1. a structure or place from which one can resist attack <defenders at the border fortifications preparing for an attack> Synonyms bastion, castle, citadel, fastness, fort, fortress, hold, redoubt, strongholdRelated Words battlement, breastwork, bulwark, earthwork, embattlement, parapet, rampart; bunker, dugout; blockhouse, garrison house; alcazar, casbah (also kasbah)



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up fortification? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an alert or lookout

Get Word of the Day daily email!