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  Definition of fence
  1. a barrier that serves to enclose an area
  2. a dealer in stolen property
  3. have an argument about something
  4. surround with a wall in order to fortify
  5. fight with fencing swords
  6. enclose with a fence; "we fenced in our yard"
  7. receive stolen goods
Similar Words: fencing, argue, contend, debate, wall, palisade, fence in, surround

 

See Also: wall in, wall up

 

Hyponyms: backstop, chainlink fence, hedge, hedgerow, picket fence, paling, rail fence, stone wall, wall, weir, stickle, spar, quibble, niggle, pettifog, bicker, squabble, brabble, quarrel, dispute, scrap, argufy, altercate, oppose, stockade, circumvallate, parry, block, deflect

 

Entailments: disagree, differ, dissent, take issue

 

Part Meronyms: fence line

 

Derivational Morphology: fence in, wall, palisade, surround, argument, argumentation, debate, controversy, contention, contestation, disputation, disceptation, tilt, arguing, debater, arguer, environment, environs, surroundings, fencing, rampart, bulwark, fencer, swordsman

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: omheining   Finnish: aita  
French: clôture   German: Zaun  
Hungarian: kerítés   Indonesian: pagar  
Polish: płot   Portuguese: cerca  
Russian: забор   Spanish: cerca  
 
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