toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

rampart
used in Northanger Abbey

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
an embankment or wall built for defensive purposes
  • To see and explore either the ramparts and keep of the one, or the cloisters of the other, had been for many weeks a darling wish, though to be more than the visitor of an hour had seemed too nearly impossible for desire.
    Chapter 17 (81% in)

There are no more uses of "rampart" in Northanger Abbey.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia ArticlePictures — Google Images®