What is another word for Terras?

129 synonyms found


[ tˈɛɹəz], [ tˈɛɹəz], [ t_ˈɛ_ɹ_ə_z]

The word "terras" is a military term that refers to an embankment or fortified earthwork used for protection and defense. Some synonyms that can be used instead of "terras" include rampart, parapet, fortification, bulwark, embankment, earthwork, barricade, and redoubt. These words all have similar meanings and can be used interchangeably depending on the desired effect or context of the sentence. For example, one might use "rampart" to describe a long and continuous fortification, while "barricade" could be used to describe a hastily constructed barrier for protection. Regardless of the chosen synonym, all these words convey the sense of strength, security, and permanence that comes with well-built fortifications.

What are the hypernyms for Terras?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Terras

He also gave, to the same convent, "Omnes Terras, quas Walterus de Giling tenuit in feodo suo de Thirlestane, et pastura incommuni de Thirlestane, ad quadraginta oves, sexaginta vaccas, et ad viginti equos."
"Minstrelsy of the Scottish border (3rd ed) (1 of 3)"
Walter Scott
Christe nolens guerras qui cuncta pace tueris, Destrue per Terras breris, flen, flyys, and freris.
"A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume II (of II)"
Augustus de Morgan
Terras Astrea reliquit, Be you rememb'red, Marcus; she's gone, she's fled.
Shakespeare, William

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