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Synonyms for fencing
ˈfɛn sɪŋfenc·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fence, fencingnoun

    a barrier that serves to enclose an area

    fence, fencing material

  2. fencing material, fencingnoun

    material for building fences

    fence, fencing material

  3. fencingnoun

    the art or sport of fighting with swords (especially the use of foils or epees or sabres to score points under a set of rules)

    fence, fencing material

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fencingnoun

    manual defence (with small swords or foils)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fencingnoun

    swordsmanship, gladiature, swordplay, gladiatorism

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "fencing":

    fences, fence, swordsman, closing, closure

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  1. Alexander Massialas:

    Across the board, this is one of the strongest American fencing teams -- if not the strongest -- in modern history.

  2. Hans Kristensen:

    It has all the fingerprints of typical Russian nuclear weapons storage sites, there is a heavy duty external perimeter of multilayered fencing. The bunkers themselves have triple fencing around them as well. These are typical features from all the other nuclear weapons storage sites that we know about in Russia.

  3. Douglas Brooks:

    The students were academic and fencing stars. Coach Brand did nothing wrong in connection with their admission to Harvard. He looks forward to the truth coming out in court.

  4. Zeljko Poljak:

    When a large number of people start pushing they are like a swollen river, and I don't think this (fencing) can stop them.

  5. Gordon Simpson:

    First time I've had to work in the kitchen - I'm usually mustering cattle or fencing or something like that, there's no work because of the drought.

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    A synonym for "subterranean"
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    • B. overt
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