What we most wanted in a policy was a bulwark against financial devastation from a catastrophic illness.
Now he looks like the bulwark against conservative radicalism.
Ongoing protests could topple President Ali Abdullah Saleh, who presents himself as the only bulwark against al Qaeda.
The German Panzers fought with suicidal ferocity, storming the hill until it was rimmed with a bulwark of bodies.
Just how did Runway end up on Thursdays, anyway, pushing against Bravo's bulwark of NeNe and pals?
Then there is an idea that religion is a conservative power, useful as a bulwark against the assaults of anti-social fanatics.
In the East the harem is, as Vambéry well says, the "bulwark of obscurantism."
The devil has a great advantage against us, inasmuch as he has a strong bastion and bulwark against us in our own flesh and blood.
And he smiled at her bewilderment when he had added: 'I am your bulwark and your safeguard.'
The towers and bulwark or rampart remain unharmed, with not a stone smitten from its place.