Synonyms for fence

Synonyms for (noun) fence

Synonyms: fence, fencing

Definition: a barrier that serves to enclose an area

Similar words: barrier

Definition: a structure or object that impedes free movement


Synonyms: fence

Definition: a dealer in stolen property

Similar words: trader, bargainer, dealer, monger

Definition: someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold

Synonyms for (verb) fence

Synonyms: fence, argue, contend, debate

Definition: have an argument about something

Similar words: discourse, converse

Definition: carry on a conversation


Synonyms: surround, palisade, wall, fence, fence in

Definition: surround with a wall in order to fortify

Similar words: protect

Definition: shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage

Usage: Weatherbeater protects your roof from the rain


Synonyms: fence

Definition: fight with fencing swords

Similar words: fight, contend, struggle

Definition: be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight

Usage: the tribesmen fought each other; Siblings are always fighting; Militant groups are contending for control of the country


Synonyms: fence, fence in

Definition: enclose with a fence

Usage: we fenced in our yard

Similar words: close in, inclose, enclose, shut in

Definition: surround completely

Usage: Darkness enclosed him; They closed in the porch with a fence


Synonyms: fence

Definition: receive stolen goods

Similar words: have, receive

Definition: get something; come into possession of

Usage: receive payment; receive a gift; receive letters from the front