Most were pro-choice and pro-immigrant, but they were seen as bulwarks against free-spending Democratic state legislatures.
Each boat was armed with two torpedoes, fastened to the end of long spars projected over the bulwarks and working on pivots.
I saw a body lifted from the deck and carried over the bulwarks.
He stood leaning over the bulwarks just forward of the bridge.
I could just lift up my head and see her sail over the bulwarks.
Over the bulwarks he leaped; I and most of the men from the two boats followed.
Had I struck the deck or bulwarks I should have been killed.
At length, to his astonishment, the walls and roofs of houses began to appear above the bulwarks.
The ladies especially were looking wistfully over the bulwarks.
In about two hours he began to fly about a little; and finally he perched upon the bulwarks, and looked all over the sea.
mural towers, bastions, were introduced by king Uzziah (2 Chr. 26:15; Zeph. 1:16; Ps. 48:13; Isa. 26:1). There are five Hebrew words so rendered in the Authorized Version, but the same word is also variously rendered.