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Fort

Pronunciation of Fort
/fˈɔːt/, /fˈɔːt/, /f_ˈɔː_t/

Synonyms for fort:

Sense 1

observation post, guardroom, soldierly, soldiering, generalship, standard-issue, selective service, mess hall, standing order, dog tag, national service, fatigues, Sarge, wall.

Sense 2

mess, section eight, works, billet.

Sense 3

installation, picket.

Sense 4

command, station, salute.

Sense 5

irregular, store.

Sense 6

bust, regular.

Sense 7

detail, post.

Sense 9

quarter.

Sense 11

rank.

Sense 12

base.

Sense 17

service.

stockade

blockhouse.

Other synonyms and related words:

standard-issue, detail, installation, billet, strengthen, gird, bust, wall, generalship, arm, fatigues, command, irregular, stronghold, lace, base, fortification, post, blockhouse, station, citadel, picket, store, castle, build up, Sarge, beef up, mess, spike, guardroom, fastness.

Sense 2 (noun)

base, dog tag, billet, generalship, detail, bust, fatigues.

artifact (noun)

garrison.

citadel (noun)

blockhouse.

fort (noun)

fortify, fortress, garrison, fort up.

fortress (noun)

post.

stronghold (noun)

citadel, blockhouse, fortification, castle, fortress, station, garrison, fastness.

contact (verb)

fortify.

motion (verb)

fort up.

Usage examples for fort:

  • At the fort everything was very quiet. - "The Raid From Beausejour; And How The Carter Boys Lifted The Mortgage", Charles G. D. Roberts.
  • The home fort must not be deserted by all of its soldiers at the same time. - "Games For All Occasions", Mary E. Blain.

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