Definition of Trench. Meaning of Trench. Synonyms of Trench

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Definition of Trench

Trench
Trench Trench, v. i. 1. To encroach; to intrench. Does it not seem as if for a creature to challenge to itself a boundless attribute, were to trench upon the prerogative of the divine nature? --I. Taylor. 2. To have direction; to aim or tend. [R.] --Bacon. To trench at, to make trenches against; to approach by trenches, as a town in besieging it. [Obs.] Like powerful armies, trenching at a town By slow and silent, but resistless, sap. --Young.

Meaning of Trench from wikipedia

- A trench is a type of excavation or depression in the ground that is generally deeper than it is wide (as opposed to a wider gully, or ditch), and narrow...
- 142°12′E / 11.350°N 142.200°E / 11.350; 142.200 The Mariana Trench or Marianas Trench is located in the western Pacific Ocean about 200 kilometres (124 mi)...
- Trench warfare is a type of land warfare using occupied fighting lines largely comprising military trenches, in which troops are well-protected from the...
- The Tonga Trench is an oceanic trench located in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. It is the deepest trench in the Southern hemisphere and the second deepest...
- A trench coat or trenchcoat is variety of coat made of waterproof heavy-duty fabric, originally developed for British Army officers before the First World...
- Trench foot is a type of foot damage due to moisture. Initial symptoms often include tingling or itching which can progress to numbness. The feet may become...
- A trench knife is a combat knife designed to kill or incapacitate an enemy at close quarters, such as in a trench or other confined area. It was developed...
- Oceanic trenches are prominent long, narrow topographic depressions of the ocean floor. They are typically 50 to 100 kilometers (30 to 60 mi) wide and...
- The Battle of the Trench (Arabic: غزوة الخندق, romanized: Ghazwat al-Khandaq), also known as the Battle of Khandaq (Arabic: معركة الخندق, romanized: Ma’rakah...
- The Trench may refer to: The Trench (Dix), a 1923 painting by Otto Dix that was confiscated by the ****s and later lost The Trench (novel), a 1999 novel...