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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

More than one platforms built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles.

Usage examples (40)
  • There were several wharves in the bay where fishing boats could unload their catch.
  • Verb (used with object) : The schedule allowed little time to wharf the cargo. ,The new structure will wharf several vessels
  • Verb (used without object) : The ship wharfed in the early morning
  • Around others at the wharves was the cheery hum of contented labor. for more
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