Englischer Thesaurus
(Verb) 
Definition
to act as pickets outside (a workplace)
The miners went on strike and picketed the power station.
Synonyme
, ,
demonstrate outside
(Verb) 
Synonyme
fence
They intend to fence in about 100 acres of land.
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enclose
The land was enclosed by an eight-foot wire fence.
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wall in
,
corral (US)
They were corralled into a hastily constructed shelter.
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pen in
,
shut in
,
rail in
, ,
hedge in
(Substantiv) 
Demonstrators have set up a twenty-four-hour picket.
Synonyme
demonstration
Riot police broke up the demonstration.
,
(Substantiv) 
Definition
a person or group standing outside a workplace to dissuade strikebreakers from entering
Ten hotels were damaged by pickets in the weekend strike.
Synonyme
protester
Protesters took to the streets against the cuts.
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demonstrator
Police tried to break up a crowd of demonstrators.
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picketer
,
flying picket
(Substantiv) 
Definition
a small unit of troops posted to give early warning of attack
Troops are still manning pickets and patrolling the area.
Synonyme
lookout
One committed the burglary and the other acted as lookout.
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watch
Keep a close watch on him while I'm gone.
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guard
The prisoners overpowered their guards and locked them in a cell.
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patrol
The trespassers fled after they were challenged by a patrol.
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scout
They set off, two men out in front as scouts.
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spotter
,
sentry
The sentry would not let her enter.
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sentinel
a watchful sentinel
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vedette (military)
(Substantiv) 
Definition
a pointed stake that is driven into the ground to support a fence
The area was fenced in with pickets to keep out the animals.
Synonyme
stake
Drive in a stake before planting the tree.
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post
Eight wooden posts were driven into the ground.
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pale
the pales of the fence
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paling
, , ,
palisade
a stout wooden palisade enclosing the yard
,
stanchion

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of corral
Definition
to put in a corral
They were corralled into a hastily constructed shelter.
Synonyme
mew,
fence in,
pen in,
coop up
in the sense of demonstrator
Definition
a person who takes part in a public demonstration
Police tried to break up a crowd of demonstrators.
Synonyme
in the sense of enclose
Definition
to surround completely
The land was enclosed by an eight-foot wire fence.
Synonyme
pen,
close in,
wall in,
encase,
fence in,
hem in,
shut in,

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