Definition of Ramparts

1. Noun. (plural of rampart) ¹



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Definition of Ramparts

1. rampart [v] - See also: rampart

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ramparts

rampaging
rampagious
rampallian
rampallians
rampancies
rampancy
rampant
rampant(ip)
rampant arch
rampantly
rampart
ramparted
ramparting
rampartless
rampartlike
ramparts (current term)
rampauge
rampauged
rampauges
rampaunt
rampe
ramped
ramped up
ramper
rampers
rampick
rampicks
rampier
rampiers
rampike

Literary usage of Ramparts

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1. A Summer in Alaska: A Popular Account of the Travels of an Alaska Exploring by Frederick Schwatka (1891)
"THROUGH THE LOWER ramparts, AND THE END OF THE RAFT JOURNEY. >ERY well defined indeed are the upper gates of the lower ramparts, and one enters them from ..."

2. Fairy Tales from Hans Christian Andersen by Hans Christian Andersen (1907)
"A Picture from the ramparts IT is autumn, and we are standing on the ... Behind us the ramparts fall away steeply; around are stately trees from which the ..."

3. Parsifal: A Festival Music-drama by Richard Wagner, John P. Jackson (1892)
"Darkness in the depths below, which are gained from the ramparts ... KLINGSOR, sealed on the ramparts at one side, is looking into a metallic mirror. ..."

4. Along Alaska's Great River: A Popular Account of the Travels of Alaska by Frederick Schwatka (1900)
"THROUGH THE LOWER ramparts, AND THE END OF THE RAFT JOURNEY. >ERY well defined indeed are the upper gates of the lower ramparts, and one enters them from ..."

5. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by William Wilson Hunter (1886)
"The fort is built on a huge block of gneiss, running up perpendicularly to a height of 1500 feet. It is protected by a double line of ramparts. ..."

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