Word "MOAT" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
ditch dug as a fortification and usually filled with water
Synonyms:
fosse

Crossword Clues for MOAT

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The castle's crocodiles live here Family Time 26 Sep 2022
One goes round castle, treading nothing into carpet The Guardian Cryptic 20 Sep 2022
Many old assault threats initially — prevented by this? The Times Cryptic 02 Sep 2022
Guard seen around a castle New York Times 28 Aug 2022
Castle defense Eugene Sheffer 26 Jul 2022
Castle protection USA Today 11 Jul 2022
Castle defense Eugene Sheffer 16 Jun 2022
Zoo trench LA Times Daily 14 Jun 2022
Castle defense Eugene Sheffer 23 May 2022
Protector with a drawbridge over it Family Time 08 May 2022
Bad place to swim near a castle Family Time 06 Feb 2022
Castle surrounder Thomas Joseph 26 Jan 2022
Trench around a castle USA Today 18 Jan 2022
Water surrounding a castle USA Today 15 Jan 2022
Defensive ditch LA Times Daily 12 Jan 2022
Castle protector Wall Street Journal 10 Jan 2022
What a drawbridge crosses Family Time 20 Dec 2021
Trench Canadiana 20 Dec 2021
Castle security trench USA Today 24 Nov 2021
Castle defense Eugene Sheffer 22 Nov 2021
The castle's crocodiles may be in it Family Time 14 Nov 2021
What my castle's drawbridge covers Family Time 24 Oct 2021
Drawbridge's raison d'etre Canadiana 11 Oct 2021
Defensive ditch The Times Concise 17 Sep 2021
Castle defense Eugene Sheffer 07 Sep 2021
Castle circler Thomas Joseph 31 Aug 2021
What a drawbridge may bridge New York Times 22 Aug 2021
Zoo barrier Wall Street Journal 07 Aug 2021
Ditch in medieval times The Washington Post Sunday 01 Aug 2021
Animal park barrier Newsday 02 Jul 2021
Trench around a castle Newsday 30 Jun 2021
Castle's watery ring Newsday 25 May 2021
Castle defense Eugene Sheffer 21 May 2021
Protective trench New York Times 10 May 2021
Means of defense that doesn't actually have alligators New York Times 03 May 2021
Water under the bridge? New York Times 26 Mar 2021
Castle defense USA Today 25 Mar 2021
Watery castle barrier Newsday 22 Mar 2021
Medieval castle's liquid asset Universal 18 Feb 2021
Fortress defense USA Today 27 Jan 2021
A drawbridge might cross one USA Today 20 Jan 2021
Castle trench LA Times Daily 07 Dec 2020
Castle trench The Washington Post 07 Dec 2020
Circle of water Newsday 29 Nov 2020
Water-filled trench The Sun Two Speed 24 Nov 2020
Ditch used in Alamo attack The Sun Two Speed 24 Nov 2020
Castle surrounder Thomas Joseph 21 Oct 2020
Trench around a castle USA Today 30 Sep 2020
Castle defense New York Times 20 Sep 2020
Feature of Tokyo's Imperial Palace New York Times 31 Jul 2020
Castle ditch The Telegraph Quick 04 Jul 2020
Water barrier at a zoo Universal 17 Jun 2020
Castle's outer defence Canadiana 25 May 2020
Defensive ditch Canadiana 04 May 2020
Castle defense Wall Street Journal 30 Mar 2020
Protective channel Newsday 22 Mar 2020
Castle defence Canadiana 16 Mar 2020
Ditch around a castle USA Today 15 Mar 2020
Wicked Witch of the West protector Newsday 29 Feb 2020
Watery castle protector Premier Sunday 19 Jan 2020
Trench full of water The Washington Post Sunday 08 Dec 2019
Protective trench USA Today 01 Dec 2019
Defensive trench Newsday 01 Nov 2019
Former Tower of London protector Newsday 19 Oct 2019
Ditch under a drawbridge USA Today 17 Sep 2019
Castle-storming hurdle Wall Street Journal 31 Aug 2019
Ring around a fortress Universal 25 Aug 2019
Protective excavation The Washington Post 03 Aug 2019
Protective excavation LA Times Daily 03 Aug 2019
Water under the bridge Wall Street Journal 27 Jul 2019
A drawbridge may cross one Universal 23 Jul 2019
Protective ditch The Times Concise 12 Jul 2019
A drawbridge's waterway Family Time 07 Jul 2019
Castle ditch Universal 03 Jul 2019
Castle defense The Washington Post 16 Jun 2019
Castle defense LA Times Daily 16 Jun 2019
Castle defense Universal 24 May 2019
Water around a castle Newsday 25 Mar 2019
Zoo barrier, perhaps USA Today 16 Mar 2019
Water under the bridge? Universal 13 Mar 2019
Castle's watery surroundings Newsday 12 Mar 2019
Castle trench Premier Sunday 10 Feb 2019
Castle surrounder Universal 17 Jan 2019
Castle surrounder
Castle-storming hurdle
Zoo trench
Castle ditch
Protective excavation
Castle defense
Castle defense
Water under the bridge
Castle defense
A drawbridge may cross one
Zoo barrier, perhaps
Water under the bridge?
Ditch under a drawbridge
Ring around a fortress
Feature of Japan's Matsumoto Castle Wall Street Journal 15 Dec 2018
Zoo channel Newsday 13 Dec 2018
Water defence Irish Times Simplex 07 Dec 2018
Castle surrounder USA Today 18 Nov 2018
A drawbridge may span one USA Today 10 Nov 2018
Short time at defensive ditch The Sun Two Speed 26 Oct 2018
A drawbridge might span one USA Today 03 Oct 2018
Zoo trench USA Today 01 Oct 2018
Castle protector Wall Street Journal 25 Sep 2018
Zoo barrier USA Today 18 Sep 2018
Castle's circler Universal 03 Sep 2018
Defensive ring New York Times 18 Aug 2018
Castle circler Thomas Joseph 18 Jul 2018
Watery ditch The Washington Post Sunday 03 Jun 2018
Water around a 45 Down Newsday 15 May 2018
Watery defense, perhaps LA Times Daily 10 May 2018
Watery defense, perhaps The Washington Post 10 May 2018
Water around castle The Telegraph Quick 20 Mar 2018
Castle surrounder Jonesin 13 Mar 2018
Castle protection Wall Street Journal 29 Jan 2018
Defence bird once needed, ending in court The Telegraph Toughie 12 Jan 2018
A drawbridge may span one
Defensive ring
Watery defense, perhaps
Feature of Japan's Matsumoto Castle
Castle protector
Castle's circler
Zoo barrier
Castle surrounder
A drawbridge might span one
Protective waterway around a castle Family Time 11 Dec 2017
Castle barrier LA Times Daily 20 Nov 2017
Castle barrier The Washington Post 20 Nov 2017
Means of protection against invasion The Washington Post Sunday 19 Nov 2017
Castle or zoo barrier USA Today 18 Nov 2017
Defensive ditch Wall Street Journal 25 Oct 2017
Castle protector Universal 19 Sep 2017
The limits to molecular heat around the castle Irish Times Crosaire 02 Sep 2017
Zoo barrier Newsday 23 Aug 2017
Water with no endpoint Newsday 06 Aug 2017
Castle's water protection Universal 11 Jul 2017
Barrier to entry? Wall Street Journal 07 Jun 2017
Onetime Tower of London surrounder Newsday 01 Jun 2017
Castle's waterway Family Time 07 May 2017
Defensive ditch The Washington Post 30 Apr 2017
Defensive ditch LA Times Daily 30 Apr 2017
Home to a zoo crocodile, perhaps USA Today 27 Apr 2017
Safety feature for zoo visitors LA Times Daily 22 Apr 2017
Safety feature for zoo visitors The Washington Post 22 Apr 2017
Watery fortification Canadiana 10 Apr 2017
Defense that may be all wet LA Times Daily 04 Mar 2017
Defense that may be all wet The Washington Post 04 Mar 2017
A drawbridge may span it USA Today 01 Mar 2017
Certain barrier to entry New York Times 10 Feb 2017
Sandcastle feature, at times The Washington Post 09 Feb 2017
Castle protection USA Today 24 Jan 2017
Castle protection
Castle or zoo barrier
Castle protector
Castle's water protection
Home to a zoo crocodile, perhaps
Certain barrier to entry
Defense that may be all wet
Castle barrier
Safety feature for zoo visitors
Defensive ditch
What a drawbridge might cover Universal 21 Dec 2016
Ring around a castle Premier Sunday 18 Dec 2016
Castle protection The Washington Post 17 Dec 2016
Part of a castle's defenses Wall Street Journal 29 Nov 2016
Castle protector LA Times Daily 07 Nov 2016
It surrounded the Wicked Witch's home Newsday 30 Oct 2016
Zoo barrier, sometimes The Washington Post 30 Oct 2016
Thing around a castle The Washington Post 19 Oct 2016
Protective ditch The Telegraph Quick 08 Oct 2016
Medieval fortification Canadiana 03 Oct 2016
Zoo barrier LA Times Daily 18 Sep 2016
It's water under the bridge New York Times 26 Aug 2016
Castle surrounder Newsday 24 Jul 2016
Water boundary Wall Street Journal 09 Jul 2016
Medieval protection The Washington Post 07 Jun 2016
Zoo feature Thomas Joseph 07 May 2016
Certain siege defense New York Times 02 Apr 2016
Feature of a modern zoo New York Times 01 Apr 2016
Palace protector USA Today 30 Mar 2016
Water under the drawbridge Newsday 28 Feb 2016
Feature of the Tokyo Imperial Palace New York Times 21 Feb 2016
Animal park barrier Newsday 18 Feb 2016
Waterway around a castle Family Time 08 Feb 2016
Zoo barrier
It's water under the bridge
What a drawbridge might cover
Castle's trench Eugene Sheffer 28 Dec 2015
Water under the bridge? Eugene Sheffer 16 Nov 2015
Pest control device in bonsai Newsday 14 Nov 2015
Drawbridge locale New York Times 04 Oct 2015
Castle protection Eugene Sheffer 30 Sep 2015
Ring around a castle Thomas Joseph 21 Sep 2015
Protective ditch Thomas Joseph 07 Aug 2015
Castle's protector USA Today 06 Jun 2015
Protective trench LA Times Daily 17 May 2015
Asset in a castle siege LA Times Daily 23 Apr 2015
Castle feature Universal 02 Jan 2015
Castle encircler, sometimes
Protective trench
Water around a castle
Asset in a castle siege
Pest control device in bonsai
Castle's protector
Castle trench
View from a drawbridge
Water under the bridge?
Drawbridge locale
Castle feature
Defensive trench
Castle security
Water under the drawbridge
Castle protector
Water under the bridge
Modern zoo barrier
Drawbridge spot
Barrier in a modern zoo
Former Tower of London surrounder
Water hazard of a sort
Castle defense
Castle protection
Castle's watery defense
Castle protector
Castle barrier
Castle barrier
Water under the bridge?
Castle trench
Zoo channel
Defensive ditch
Castle fortification
Part of a castle's defense
Zoo trench
Castle defense
Middle Ages defense
Zoo trench
Castle surrounder
Zoo channel
Medieval defense
Medieval defense
Castle-defense measure
Castle protection
Castle trench
Palace protector
Ring around a castle
Fortress barrier
Castle-circling ditch
Zoo's fence alternative
Battering-ram countermeasure
A drawbridge may span one
Zoo protection
Protective trench
Zoo protection
Feature of some zoos
Protective zoo feature
Drawbridge necessitator
Defense against siege towers
Castle obstacle
Defense against a siege
Water under the drawbridge
Watery castle protection
Zoo feature
Advanced sandcastle feature
Castle guard
Castle defense
Zoo feature
Castle protector
Wet circle
Tower of London feature
Drawbridge site
Palace protection
Means of defense, once
Zoo barrier
Zoo construction
Zoo trench
Castle protector
Defensive trench
Water under the bridge?
Ring of water
Medieval protection against invasion
Defensive ditch
Wall alternative, perhaps
Medieval invader's obstacle
Wall alternative, perhaps
Castle protector
Castle's protector
A drawbridge spans it
Castle's protective device
Water under the drawbridge
Protective trench
Wall alternative, perhaps
Castle's perimeter defense
Medieval invader's obstacle
Castle protector
Barrier at a zoo
Zoo barrier
Castle's perimeter defense
Protective trench
Castle wraparound
Castle security system
Castle's defense
Castle protection
Barrier at a zoo
Castle waterway
Ditch under a drawbridge
Castle protection
Castle's defense
Zoo landscaping feature
Middle Ages barrier
Liquid defense
Fortification ditch
Ditch around a castle
Water under the drawbridge
Castle defense
Castle feature
What a drawbridge crosses
Medieval attack deterrent
Castle circler
It may replace a fence at the zoo
Zoo barrier
Medieval attack deterrent
Old-time security system
Old means of protection
Castle protector
Water under the bridge
Medieval barrier
Ring around the castle
Castle feature
Sandcastle feature
Medieval security device
Modern zoo barrier
Zoo barrier
54-Down defense
Zoo feature
Zoo sight
Medieval security system
Ditch under a lowered drawbridge
Feudal defense
Zoo barrier
Zoo landscaping feature
Castle trench
Defense of sorts
Zoo sight
Medieval security system
Castle enclosure
Defense ditch
Medieval defense
Palace protector
Medieval security system
Rampart surrounder
Medieval invaders' obstacle
Medieval defense
Drawbridge site
Tower of London feature
Bygone protection
Drawbridge site
Old security device
Ring around the castle
Castle protection
Castle's perimeter defense
Bygone protection
Drawbridge site
Old security device
Ring around the castle
Circular defense
Feature in an open-air zoo
Part of a castle's defense
Medieval defense
Water-filled trench
Castle crossing
Castle fortification
Water under the bridge, perhaps
Castle fortification
Castle's trench
Castle guard
Circular defense
Defensive ring
Protective ditch
Castle defense
Castle surrounder
Castle ditch
Castle ditch
A drawbridge may span one
Castle's defense
Attack deterrent
Protective trench
Water barrier
Castle hassle
Trench around a castle
Castle encircler
Modern zoo feature
Fortress fosse
Ring around the castle
Croc's home, maybe
Castle encircler
Castle ring
Zoo barrier
Palace protector
Watery trench
Watery ditch
Medieval defense feature
Dry Windsor Castle feature
Modern zoo barrier
Middle Ages defense
Castle trench
Castle surrounding
Ditch under a drawbridge
A drawbridge spans it
Castle protector
Old protection
Watery trench
Defensive excavation
Watery ditch
Water under the drawbridge
Trench around a castle
Castle protector
Defensive excavation
Water under the drawbridge
Castle circler
Castle circler
Castle defense
Fortress feature
Castle defense
Palace guard?
Castle's protector
Castle's protective feature
A drawbridge might go over it
Regal protection
Medieval defense
Castle barrier
Castle protection
Castle defense
Castle's defense
Defensive ditch
Trench below a drawbridge
Defensive ditch
Water barrier
Ring around a castle
Protective feature
Castle security system
Alternative to a fence
Protective ring
Water-filled trench
Water barrier
Fortress barrier
Siege defense
Zoo barrier, sometimes
Modern zoo feature
King's traditional protection
Water ring
Medieval barrier
Part of a castle's defenses
Defensive ditch
Attack deterrent
Water under the bridge
Modern zoo sight
Castle's catchall
Zoo's swimming hole
Zoo feature
Castle's protection
Castle ring
Part of a defense
Tower of London feature
Castle guard
Castle's protection
Medieval protection
Water ring
Stage protection
Fortress surrounder
It may hold the fort
Trench
Protective ditch
Castle adjunct
Castle waterway
Keep guard
Ring of water
Ring around the castle
Defense mechanism
Onetime means of defense
Liquid defense
Castle ditch
Fortress protection
Castle trench
Castle feature
Palatial protection
Castle circler
Castle's defense
Torquilstone defense
Castle adjunct
Fosse
Trench around a fortification
Medieval protection
Defensive ditch
Castle protection
Protective trench
Protective channel
Water-filled trench
Defensive trench
Protective ditch
Anagram for atom
Ditch around a castle
Ditch at a ducal domicile
Item under a drawbridge
Fortress feature
Zoo trench
Trench around a fort
Castle guardian
Hazard for a castle invader
Ditch of old
Water barrier
Castle's non-welcome mat
Castle isolator
Castle-visitor's hurdle
Watery defense
Trench
Castle area
Castle crossing
Rampart's relative
Circle of water
Castle's defense.
Castle area.
Trench.
Ditch.
Castle defense.
Fortress ditch.
Castle feature.
Castle adjunct.
Bastion trench.
Type of ditch.
Castle's ditch.
Castle's trench.
Castle ditch.
Bridged ditch.
Fortification trench.
Ancient castle's defense.
Fosse.
It's under a drawbridge.
Medieval protective device.
Scene of battle in "Ivanhoe."
Ditch around a castle.
Protective ditch.
Foss.
Ditch around a fortress.
Trench around a castle.
Sight for castle visitors.
Swum by Rudolf Rassendyll.
About the castle of Zenda.
About Castle Dangerous.
Zoo feature
Zoo barrier
Rampart protector
Castle's surroundings
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