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Synonyms for breakwaterˈbreɪkˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. breakwater, groin, groyne, mole, bulwark, seawall, jetty(noun)

    a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away

    Synonyms:
    bulwark, breakwater, mol, groin, wall, counterspy, gram molecule, mole, groyne, rampart, inguen, jetty, seawall

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. breakwater(n.)

    Synonyms:
    jetty, pier, mole

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

dike, dyke, jetty, dam, embankment


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