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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (nautical) a line that holds an object (especially a boat) in place; A place where a craft can be made fast.

Usage examples (35)
  • Noun : After the death of his wife he lost his moorings
  • Having our own mooring is special to us.
  • It was a good way of mooring them when not in use.
  • You'll find her at my mooring near the steamboat wharf. for more
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