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The happy think a lifetime short, but to the unhappy one night can be an eternity.Lucian
to bulwark (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
- a defensive wall or rampart
- a defense or safeguard
- a breakwater
- (nautical) the planking or plating along the sides of a nautical vessel above her gunwale that reduces the likelihood of seas washing over the gunwales and people being washed overboard.
(nautical) the planking or plating along the sides of a nautical vessel above her gunwale
Third person singular
- (transitive) to fortify something with a wall or rampart
- (transitive) to provide protection of defense for something
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