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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Projecting part of a rampart or other fortification; A stronghold into which people could go for shelter during a battle; A group that defends a principle.

Usage examples (36)
  • This is not a very popular view, especially in the bastion of capitalism, the United States.
  • A bastion against corruption
  • The last bastion of communism
  • And, since this kind of writers are the main bastion of Portuguese SF/F production, it seems wrong to me to just dismiss them. for more
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