Pronunciation of Dock
/dˈɒk/, /dˈɒk/, /d_ˈɒ_k/
Synonyms for dock:
overboard, shipowner, shipload, marina, the ASPCA, dockyard, the N.S.P.C.A., veterinary, pontoon, veterinarian, veterinary surgeon, dry-dock, shipper, lay to, bill of lading, vaccinate, landing stage, haulier, seaborne, bill of entry, trucking, loading bay, landing place, shipment, logistics management, slipway, cargo, tare, tonnage, spay, hauler, edge, shipping agent.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
basin, berth, dockyard, anchorage, dry-dock.
Sense 5 (noun)
carriage, carrier, delivery, consignment, freight, bill of entry, cargo, bill of lading.
Sense 6 (noun)
Sense 7 (noun)
land on the waterfront (verb)
anchor, put in.
Usage examples for dock:
- We're going into dock, and I think you'd better go to the hotel. - "In the Yellow Sea", Henry Frith.
- He says that it's making water even in dock, and that some of the hands say that they won't go back in her. - "The Firm of Girdlestone", Arthur Conan Doyle.
- Q. And from the dock at Charleston to the pilot- boat? - "Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York", A. F. Warburton.