Words Like BAILEY
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7 Alternative Words Similar to bailey
10 definitions of bailey
The external wall of defense about a feudal castle (see bail); by extension, any of the circuits of wall other than a keep or donjon, that is, any line of defense other than the innermost one.
As used by later writers, the outer court or base-court of a castle; by extension, any court of a defensive post used with a distinctive epithet.
The outer wall of a feudal castle.
The space immediately within the outer wall of a castle or fortress.
A prison or court of justice; -- used in certain proper names; as, the Old Bailey in London; the New Bailey in Manchester.
English lexicographer who was the first to treat etymology consistently; his work was used as a reference by Samuel Johnson (died in 1742)
the outer defensive wall that surrounds the outer courtyard of a castle
the outer courtyard of a castle