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Synonyms for embattled

Verb

1. embattle, fortify, fort
usage: fortify by furnishing with battlements for defense; "an embattled castle"
2. embattle, organize, organise, prepare, devise, get up, machinate
usage: prepare for battle or conflict

Adjective

1. embattled, prepared (vs. unprepared)
usage: prepared for battle; "an embattled city"
2. embattled, battlemented, castled, castellated, fancy (vs. plain)
usage: having or resembling repeated square indentations like those in a battlement; "a crenelated molding"
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