fencing fencing  /ˈfɛn sɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a barrier that serves to enclose an area
  2. (n) material for building fences
  3. (n) the art or sport of fighting with swords (especially the use of foils or epees or sabres to score points under a set of rules)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • That was a bronze, and its winner, Peter Westbrook, now runs fencing programs for thousands of low-income kids in New York City.

News

  1. Slovenian bank cleanup may be delayed over EU audit demand

    By Marja Novak LJUBLJANA (Reuters) - Slovenia's ring-fencing of billions of euros of bad debt racked up by state-owned banks may be delayed by an audit expected to show the country has underestimated its ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Road Watch: A Guide to Closings & Construction

    1. State Road 60 from SR 17 to County Road 17B (Lake Wales): Construction project. Crews will continue to install erosion- control fencing and sod throughout the project. Expect delays on SR 60 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Lakeland Ledger

  3. Fencing Center to host fundraiser

    The Iowa City Fencing Center will host a fundraising Introduction to Fencing Class from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Iowa City Press-Citizen

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Quotes

  1. "Fencing may not be a big sport in America," Bush said. "But today at the Olympics, it certainly is."
    on Aug 9, 2008 By: George HW Bush Source: USA Today

  2. "Mining and fencing the border will not prevent terrorism, but it will divide the two nations," Karzai said of Pakistan's border proposal.
    on Jan 4, 2007 By: Hamid Karzai Source: Forbes

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