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Synonyms for enclosure
ɛnˈkloʊ ʒər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. enclosure(noun)

    a structure consisting of an area that has been enclosed for some purpose

    Synonyms:
    inclosure, envelopment, enclosing, natural enclosure

  2. enclosure, enclosing, envelopment, inclosure(noun)

    the act of enclosing something inside something else

    Synonyms:
    inclosure, envelopment, enclosing, natural enclosure

  3. enclosure, natural enclosure(noun)

    a naturally enclosed space

    Synonyms:
    inclosure, envelopment, enclosing, natural enclosure

  4. enclosure, inclosure(noun)

    something (usually a supporting document) that is enclosed in an envelope with a covering letter

    Synonyms:
    inclosure, envelopment, enclosing, natural enclosure

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. enclosure

    The boundary was originally the landmark, that which marked off one piece of territory from another. The bound is the limit, marked or unmarked. Now, however, the difference between the two words has come to be simply one of usage. As regards territory, we speak of the boundaries of a nation or of an estate; the bounds of a college, a ball-ground, etc. Bounds may be used for all within the limits, boundary for the limiting line only. Boundary looks to that which is without; bound only to that which is within. Hence we speak of the bounds, not the boundaries, of a subject, of the universe, etc.; we say the students were forbidden to go beyond the bounds. A barrier is something that bars ingress or egress. A barrier may be a boundary, as was the Great Wall of China. Bourn, or bourne, is a poetical expression for bound or boundary. A border is a strip of land along the boundary. Edge is a sharp terminal line, as where river or ocean meets the land. Limit is now used almost wholly in the figurative sense; as, the limit of discussion, of time, of jurisdiction. Line is a military term; as, within the lines, or through the lines, of an army. Compare BARRIER; END.

    Synonyms:
    barrier, border, bound, boundary, bourn, bourne, confines, edge, frontier, landmark, limit, line, marches, marge, margin, term, termination, verge

    Antonyms:
    center, citadel, estate, inside, interior, land, region, territory

    Preposition:
    The boundaries of an estate; the boundary between neighboring territories.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. enclosure

    Synonyms:
    fence, ring, limit, boundary, park, close, circle, field, precinct

    Antonyms:
    space, common, waste, wild, desert, wilderness, void

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. enclosure(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Written also Inclosure.] enclosing

  2. enclosure(n.)

    Synonyms:
    being enclosed

  3. enclosure(n.)

    Synonyms:
    thing inclosed

  4. enclosure(n.)

    Synonyms:
    circle, compass, space enclosed

  5. enclosure(n.)

    Synonyms:
    yard, COMPOUND

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How to use enclosure in a sentence?

  1. Alex Greenwood:

    The inflammation caused him to lose his motor control and he then lost his balance and fell into the water in the enclosure and drowned.

  2. Alex Greenwood:

    Knut died in 2010 due to encephalitis which is an inflammation of the brain, the inflammation caused him to lose his motor control and he then lost his balance and fell into the water in the enclosure and drowned.

  3. Photographer Emmanuel Keller:

    To me it looks like Zumba is driving around the enclosure in his off-road car, to impress his wife Timba.

  4. Erik Friis:

    An eruv was erected on our utility poles clandestinely in the middle of the night and without the towns’ permission in order to extend the size of their existing religious enclosure.

  5. Taras Wankewycz:

    What we have done here is gone beyond the fixed sensor, we now have a sensor that can come out of its enclosure and move, so it's a flying sensor that goes back to its enclosure and provides the data back to its operator, it gives you much more information, also live feed on a situation which you would like to respond to as quickly as possible.

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