abatis is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

abatis Scrabble score: 8

Meaning of abatis

  • obstacle or barricade of trees with bent or sharpened branches directed toward an enemy
  • a barrier made of felled trees, also ABATTIS [n -ES]
  • a defensive obstacle formed by felled trees with sharpened branches facing the enemy
  • barbed wire entanglement used as an obstacle or barricade against an enemy