trenches

plural of trench
as in ditches
a long narrow channel dug in the earth dug a trench and filled it with water in an attempt to keep the forest fire off her property

Synonyms & Similar Words

Relevance

Thesaurus Entries Near trenches

Cite this Entry

“Trenches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/trenches. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on trenches

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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