Synonyms of 'parapet'
1 balustradeDictionary, wall, railing
He climbed up on to the parapet of the bridge and sat dangling his legs.
2 battlementsDictionary, defence, barricade
The soldiers crouched behind the parapet.
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A barricade is a line of vehicles or other objects placed across a road or open space to stop people getting past, for example during street fighting or as a protest.
Large areas of the city have been closed off by barricades.
A bulwark against something protects you against it. A bulwark of something protects it.
a bulwark against the English
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Thesaurus for parapet from the Collins English Thesaurus
A parapet is a low wall along the edge of something high such as a bridge or roof.