Fence

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Fence Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a barrier that serves to enclose an area
  • a dealer in stolen property
  • have an argument about something
  • surround with a wall in order to fortify
  • fight with fencing swords
  • enclose with a fence; "we fenced in our yard"
  • receive stolen goods

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a barrier that serves to enclose an area ,
  • a dealer in stolen property

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Fence Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


This is about a fence. You may be looking for the sport of fencing.

A fence is something built like a low wall, often made of metal or wood, to keep something in or to keep something out. They are always outside. Fences can be painted many colors.



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'Fence' example sentence in quotations


* Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow. - Norman Vincent Peale

* Don't ever take a fence down until you know the reason it was put up. - G. K. Chesterton

* Don't ever take a fence down until you know the reason why it was put up. - Gilbert Keith Chesterton


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Fence Sample Sentences in News


  • Secret Service plans taller White House fence. Will that block jumpers?
    Would a taller White House fence deter potential jumpers from trying to illegally enter executive mansion grounds? The Secret Service thinks so – and it’s working with the Park Service on plans to raise the existing wrought-iron barrier. Read more on this news related to 'Fence'
  • Total Fence Inc., the GTA’s Leading Custom Fence and Deck Installer, Urges: Winter Not Too Late to Install Commercial ...
    Total Fence Inc. ( http://www.TotalFenceInc.ca ), the leader in residential, industrial, and commercial fence and deck installation in the Greater Toronto Area, is reminding all commercial landowners that it is not too late to install any commercial fencing around their property. (PRWeb November 26, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/winter Read more on this news related to 'Fence'
  • O.C. school installs fence between campus and home of sex offender
    School officials in Orange County have installed a temporary fence between a Costa Mesa high school and the home of a registered sex offender who lives next to the campus. Read more on this news related to 'Fence'

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