1 a : a solid wall-like structure raised for defense : rampart b : breakwater, seawall . 2 : a strong support or protection. 3 : the side of a ship above the upper deck ...
a defensive wall., an extension of a ship's sides above t...
Define bulwark and get synonyms. What is bulwark?
A wall or embankment raised as a defensive fortification; a rampart. 2. Something serving as a defense or safeguard: "We have seen the necessity of the Union, ...
(hoop'-so-mah) Short Definition: height, barrier,