enclosure

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪnˈkləʊʒər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɛnˈkloʊʒɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(en klōzhər)


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enclosure

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [barbed-wire, wooden, concrete] enclosure
  2. the enclosure surrounding the [field, farm, ranch, property]
  3. [jumped over, climbed over, broke through] the enclosure
  4. a [horse, cattle, deer] enclosure
  5. [led, herded] the [horses] into the enclosure
  6. an enclosure for [horses]
  7. some [horses] bolted from the enclosure
  8. kept in an animal enclosure
  9. a [walled-in, fenced-in, protected] enclosure
  10. [surrounding, encompassing, bordering] the enclosure
  11. [inside, in, outside, around, within] the enclosure
  12. [secure, check] the enclosure
  13. [escaped from, got out of, broke free from] the enclosure
  14. in the [VIP, backstage, members'] enclosure
  15. [guard, monitor, protect] the royal enclosure
  16. the enclosure was [a check, an invitation, a coupon]
  17. please [see, refer to] the enclosures (for)
  18. enclosure within the [tribe, community]
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