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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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. breakwater(n.)

    jetty, pier, mole

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

dike, dyke, jetty, dam, embankment

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