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Dock

Pronunciation of Dock
/dˈɒk/, /dˈɒk/, /d_ˈɒ_k/

Synonyms for dock:

Sense 1

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 2

landing, walk, shove off, packing, consignment, come about, shipping, truckload, basin, yaw, harbor.

Sense 3

founder, go about, handling, port, berth, neuter, put into, platform, welfare, hydroplane, freight, offload.

Sense 4

list, truck, cast off, handler, sail, unload, carriage, vet, merchant.

Sense 5

carrier, delivery.

Sense 6

heel, haul, worm, load.

Sense 7

put in.

Sense 8

tack.

Sense 9

handle, plunge.

Sense 16

fix, ground.

Sense 18

put out.

Sense 20

pitch.

airfield

airport.

break water

jetty.

cut short

clip.

dike

embankment.

jetty

breakwater.

land

put in.

landing

quay.

port

seaport.

roadstead

anchorage.

shorten

elide.

stay

anchor.

stump

stub.

Sense 1 (noun)

harbor, embankment, quay, jetty.

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)

go about, hydroplane, come about, heel, ground, cast off, founder.

Sense 7 (noun)

spay, the ASPCA, fix, vet, vaccinate, the N.S.P.C.A., neuter.

dock (noun)

loading dock, tail, sour grass, pier, dockage, bobtail, sorrel, wharfage, bob, wharf, docking facility.

harbor (noun)

landing.

jetty (noun)

jetty.

mooring (noun)

anchorage.

stub (noun)

stub.

waterfront (noun)

jetty, landing, pier, marina, quay, wharf, harbor, berth.

wharf (noun)

landing stage.

land on the waterfront (verb)

anchor, put in.

subtract (verb)

bob, decrease, elide, clip, lessen, crop, depreciate, deduct, discount, curtail, pare, abridge, shave, diminish, trim, subtract, shear, cut, weed, reduce, prune, delete, lower.

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.

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