Synonyms of parapet
1 balustradeDictionary • He climbed up on to the parapet of the bridge and sat dangling his legs.
wall • The Romans breached the city walls and captured the city.
railing • the iron railings of the convent grounds
2 battlementsDictionary • The soldiers crouched behind the parapet.
barricade • Large areas of the city have been closed off by barricades.
rampart • a walk along the ramparts of the old city
fortification • troops stationed just behind the fortification
bulwark • a bulwark against the English
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barricadeA 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.
bulwarkA bulwark against something protects you against it. A bulwark of something protects it.
• a bulwark against the English
• troops stationed just behind the fortification
Thesaurus for parapet from the Collins English Thesaurus
a low wall or railing along the edge of a balcony, roof, etc