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Synonyms for dock
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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dock

    Synonyms:
    curtail, lop, abbreviate, prune

    Antonyms:
    grow, elongate, nourish, prolong, train, coax

Princeton's WordNet

  1. docknoun

    an enclosure in a court of law where the defendant sits during the trial

    Synonyms:
    loading dock, dockage, pier, wharf, bob, docking facility, wharfage, sorrel, sour grass, bobtail

    Antonyms:
    undock

  2. dock, sorrel, sour grassnoun

    any of certain coarse weedy plants with long taproots, sometimes used as table greens or in folk medicine

    Synonyms:
    red sorrel, loading dock, bob, docking facility, pier, oxalis, wood sorrel, wharfage, rozelle, bobtail, dockage, wharf, sour grass, common sorrel, sorrel, roselle

    Antonyms:
    undock

  3. pier, wharf, wharfage, docknoun

    a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats

    Synonyms:
    loading dock, dockage, pier, wharf, bob, docking facility, wharfage, sorrel, sour grass, quayage, bobtail

    Antonyms:
    undock

  4. dock, loading docknoun

    a platform where trucks or trains can be loaded or unloaded

    Synonyms:
    loading dock, dockage, pier, wharf, bob, docking facility, wharfage, sorrel, sour grass, bobtail

    Antonyms:
    undock

  5. dock, dockage, docking facilitynoun

    landing in a harbor next to a pier where ships are loaded and unloaded or repaired; may have gates to let water in or out

    "the ship arrived at the dock more than a day late"

    Synonyms:
    docking, loading dock, dockage, pier, wharf, docking fee, bob, docking facility, wharfage, sorrel, sour grass, moorage, bobtail, tying up

    Antonyms:
    undock

  6. docknoun

    the solid bony part of the tail of an animal as distinguished from the hair

    Synonyms:
    loading dock, dockage, pier, wharf, bob, docking facility, wharfage, sorrel, sour grass, bobtail

    Antonyms:
    undock

  7. bobtail, bob, dockverb

    a short or shortened tail of certain animals

    Synonyms:
    loading dock, bob, dockage, pier, bobsleigh, shilling, wharf, wharfage, bobfloat, bobtail, docking facility, cork, bobsled, sour grass, sorrel, bobber

    Antonyms:
    undock

  8. dockverb

    come into dock

    "the ship docked"

    Synonyms:
    bob, tail

    Antonyms:
    undock

  9. dockverb

    deprive someone of benefits, as a penalty

    Synonyms:
    bob, tail

    Antonyms:
    undock

  10. dockverb

    deduct from someone's wages

    Synonyms:
    bob, tail

    Antonyms:
    undock

  11. dock, tail, bobverb

    remove or shorten the tail of an animal

    Synonyms:
    bobsled, dog, chase after, curtsy, tail, bob, tag, track, chase, trail, go after, give chase

    Antonyms:
    undock

  12. dockverb

    maneuver into a dock

    "dock the ships"

    Synonyms:
    bob, tail

    Antonyms:
    undock

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dockverb

    Synonyms:
    curtail, clip, cut short

  2. dockverb

    Synonyms:
    shorten, lessen, deduct from

  3. dockverb

    Synonyms:
    put into a dock (as a vessel)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. docknoun

    Synonyms:
    wharf, pier, jetty

  2. dockverb

    Synonyms:
    curtail, deduct from, lessen

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How to use dock in a sentence?

  1. Matt Wilson:

    Our house had windows blow out... and the whole house was shaking like a boat on the water. It was scary man, it really was, our dock is obviously gone. Everything on the ground floor is gone.

  2. Kim Stegeman of Squamish Terminals:

    There was a ship at the dock but it did not catch fire.

  3. Van Der Klaauw:

    We had wanted to use ports, vessels which try to dock in Aden. But since the pause didn't take place, we still have a big problem that aid is not reachable by sea.

  4. John Babcock:

    On my drive home, I probably pass seven or eight manufacturers that have one of our products outside their shipping dock door and it's primarily because they don't want drivers entering their building for deliveries.

  5. Sean Kearns:

    It enabled Google to photograph the ship pierside in her normal fully-rigged configuration before we down-rig the ship and move her into dry dock for restoration work.


Translations for dock

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  • قفص الاتهامArabic
  • подрязвам, подсъдима скамейка, док, лапад, орязвам, репейBulgarian
  • lavice obžalovaných, dok, šťovík, srazit, přistát, lopuchCzech
  • kupierenGerman
  • muelle, desrabar, acoplamiento, descolar, desrabotarSpanish
  • nasaBasque
  • leikata, takiainen, puoli, satama-allas, hännäntynkä, kiinnityskohta, aitio, telakka, typistää, pollari, hännäntyvi, kiinnittyä, alentaa, tokka, hierakka, piste, vähentää, telakoitua, telakointi, liittäminen, telakoidaFinnish
  • socle, darseFrench
  • copóg, leaba nasctha, stáisiún nascthaIrish
  • עגן, מעגןHebrew
  • dokkHungarian
  • dermagaIndonesian
  • moloItalian
  • 船渠, ドック, 牛蒡, 酸葉, 羊蹄Japanese
  • Korean
  • paewhenua, wāpu, paenehua, runaMāori
  • beklaagdenbank, dok, klit, couperenDutch
  • стыковка, док, щавель, причалRussian
  • kuperaSwedish
  • rıhtımTurkish
  • bến tàuVietnamese
  • 码头Chinese

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