WordNet-Online
Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!

Google
 

mooring

 
Noun mooring has 2 senses
  1. mooring, moorage, berth, slip - a place where a craft can be made fast
    --1 is a kind of anchorage, anchorage ground
    Derived form: verb moor1
  2. mooring, mooring line - (nautical) a line that holds an object (especially a boat) in place
    --2 is a kind of line
    --2 has particulars: headfast
    Derived form: verb moor3
Verb moor has 3 senses
  1. moor, berth, tie up - secure in or as if in a berth or dock; "tie up the boat"
    --1 is one way to fasten, fix, secure
    Derived form: noun mooring1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. moor, berth, wharf - come into or dock at a wharf; "the big ship wharfed in the evening"
    --2 is one way to dock
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  3. moor - secure with cables or ropes; "moor the boat"
    --3 is one way to
    fasten, fix, secure
    Derived forms: noun moorage3, noun mooring2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
WordNet-Online
Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus