Thesaurus

stanchions

noun
plural of stanchion

Synonyms of stanchions

an upright shaft that supports an overhead structure
  • the stanchion of an arch

Synonyms for stanchions

Words Related to stanchions

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about stanchions

Cite this Entry

“Stanchions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stanchions. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

Comments on stanchions

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

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Vocabulary Quiz Returns!

  • stylized drawing of woman pole vaulting across gap to get trophy
  • Which is a synonym of fuliginous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!