Associations to the word «Moat»

Wiktionary

MOAT, noun. A deep, wide defensive ditch, normally filled with water, surrounding a fortified habitation.
MOAT, noun. An aspect of a business which makes it more "defensible" from competitors, either because of the nature of its products, services, franchise or other reason.

Dictionary definition

MOAT, noun. Ditch dug as a fortification and usually filled with water.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche