meaning of stockade

1. A line of stout posts or timbers set firmly in the earth in contact with each other (and usually with loopholes) to form a barrier, or defensive fortification.
An inclosure, or pen, made with posts and stakes.
To surround, fortify, or protect with a stockade.
a penal camp where political prisoners or prisoners of war are confined usually under harsh conditions

Related Words

stockade | stockaded |

Developed & Maintained By

Treasure Words