Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Stronghold", we have 8 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in The Sun Cryptic.

We classify Stronghold to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 8 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • The Sun Cryptic - Monday, 15 Nov 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Tuesday, 19 Oct 2021
  • The Sun Cryptic - Sunday, 4 Jul 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Thursday, 1 Oct 2020
  • The Sun Cryptic - Wednesday, 16 Sep 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Friday, 5 Jun 2020
  • The Guardian Speedy - Sunday, 15 Sep 2019
  • The Daily Mail Smallest Hardest - Thursday, 6 Jun 2019
  • The New York Times Crossword - Thursday, 12 Apr 2018

Crossword Answers

4 letters

A fortified defensive structure

A cell in a jail or prison

6 letters

Interchanging the positions of the king and a rook

7 letters

(military) a temporary or supplementary fortification; typically square or polygonal without flanking defenses

A stronghold into which people could go for shelter during a battle

Projecting part of a rampart or other fortification

8 letters

A fortified defensive structure

A rate (usually rapid) at which something happens; "the project advanced with gratifying speed"