fort fort  /ˈfɔrt/


  1. (n) a fortified military post where troops are stationed
  2. (n) a fortified defensive structure
  3. (v) gather in, or as if in, a fort, as for protection or defense
  4. (v) enclose by or as if by a fortification
  5. (v) station (troops) in a fort


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  • Oh yes, and this summer, The Fort would have its own movie.


  1. Fort Collins recycling 50% of trash, aiming higher

    Fort Collins residents and businesses are recycling about 50 percent of their trash, and officials hope to push that to 90 percent or higher.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Denver Post

  2. Fort Larned dominates Stephen Foster

    Fort Larned wins Stephen Foster Handicap by 6-1/4 lengths, giving him a chance to defend his Breeders' Cup Classic title.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Fox Sports

  3. Fort Larned Earns Breeders’ Cup Berth

    Fort Larned won the $536,300 Grade I Stephen Foster Handicap by six and a quarter lengths over Golden Ticket at Churchill Downs.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: New York Times


  1. Mr Obama added: "We cannot fully know what leads a man to do such a thing. But what we do know is that our thoughts are with every single one of the men and women who were injured at Fort Hood."
    on Nov 6, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: BBC News

  2. "The shootings at Fort Hood raise a number of troubling questions that demand complete but prompt answers," Mr. Gates told reporters. "All that is left for us to do is everything in our power to prevent similar tragedies from occurring in the...
    on Nov 19, 2009 By: Robert Gates Source: Wall Street Journal

  3. "For decades, the state pension fund has been weakened and corrupted by the sole trustee model," Mr. Cuomo said in a statement. "To put it simply -- the model doesn't work. It's about as senseless as having a single lock on Fort Knox."
    on Oct 8, 2009 By: Andrew Cuomo Source: Wall Street Journal

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