"fences" in the noun sense
1. fence, fencing
a barrier that serves to enclose an area
a dealer in stolen property
"fences" in the verb sense
1. fence, fence in
enclose with a fence
"we fenced in our yard"
receive stolen goods
fight with fencing swords
4. wall, palisade, fence, fence in, surround
surround with a wall in order to fortify
5. argue, contend, debate, fence
have an argument about something
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