fenced in


fenced in
 Cannot get out.

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • fenced — index curtilage, guarded Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Fenced — Fence Fence, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fenced} (f[e^]nst); p. pr. & vb. n. {Fencing} (f[e^]n s[i^]ng).] 1. To fend off danger from; to give security to; to protect; to guard. [1913 Webster] To fence my ear against thy sorceries. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fenced — mod. angry. (California.) □ Boy, was that old man fenced! □ Too many people around here are fenced all the time …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • fenced — adj. Fenced is used with these nouns: ↑yard …   Collocations dictionary

  • fenced — un·fenced; …   English syllables

  • fenced — adjective Surrounded by a fence; enclosed …   Wiktionary

  • fenced in — adjective a) Enclosed b) Completely surrounded …   Wiktionary

  • fenced — adj. enclosed by a fence or other barrier; defended, protected fens n. railing; hedge; sport of fencing; ability to argue; one who sells stolen goods; vertical obstacle in show jumping (Sports) v. enclose within a fence or other barrier; separate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fenced-in — /fɛnst ˈɪn/ (say fenst in) adjective 1. enclosed by a fence. 2. trapped; limited in scope of action or choice. 3. claustrophobic …   Australian English dictionary

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