Retaining-wall



noun
1.
a wall for holding in place a mass of earth or the like, as at the edge of a terrace or excavation.
retaining wall
noun
1.
a wall constructed to hold back earth, loose rock, etc Also called revetment

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Retainment

    verb (used with object) 1. to keep possession of. 2. to continue to use, practice, etc.: to retain an old custom. 3. to continue to hold or have: to retain a prisoner in custody; a cloth that retains its color. 4. to keep in mind; remember. 5. to hold in place or position. 6. to […]

  • Retake

    verb (used with object), retook, retaken, retaking. 1. to take again; take back. 2. to recapture. 3. to photograph or film again. noun 4. the act of photographing or filming again. 5. a picture, scene, sequence, etc., that is to be or has been photographed or filmed again. verb (transitive) (riːˈteɪk) -takes, -taking, -took, -taken […]



  • Retaken

    verb (used with object), retook, retaken, retaking. 1. to take again; take back. 2. to recapture. 3. to photograph or film again. noun 4. the act of photographing or filming again. 5. a picture, scene, sequence, etc., that is to be or has been photographed or filmed again. verb (transitive) (riːˈteɪk) -takes, -taking, -took, -taken […]

  • Retaliate

    verb (used without object), retaliated, retaliating. 1. to return like for like, especially evil for evil: to retaliate for an injury. verb (used with object), retaliated, retaliating. 2. to requite or make return for (a wrong or injury) with the like. verb 1. (intransitive) to take retributory action, esp by returning some injury or wrong […]



Disclaimer: Retaining-wall definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.