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Synonyms for wharf
ʰwɔrf, wɔrfwharf

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Wiktionary2.0 / 1 vote

  1. wharfnoun

    staithe, pier, jetty, quay, staith

  2. wharfnoun

    A man-made landing place jutting out to sea or by a river; mole, pier, or quay

    staith, staithe, quay, jetty, pier

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. pier, wharf, wharfage, dockverb

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

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

  2. wharfverb

    provide with a wharf

    "Wharf the mouth of the river"

    moor, berth

  3. wharfverb

    store on a wharf

    "Wharf the merchandise"

    moor, berth

  4. wharfverb

    discharge at a wharf

    "wharf the passengers"

    moor, berth

  5. moor, berth, wharfverb

    come into or dock at a wharf

    "the big ship wharfed in the evening"

    moor, tie up, berth

  6. wharfverb

    moor at a wharf

    "The ship was wharfed"

    moor, berth

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  1. wharfnoun


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  1. wharfnoun

    pier, quay, dock, jetty

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "wharf":

    dock, quai, pier, quay, berth, dockside, jetty, platform, warf

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  1. Airplane:

    Ted Striker It was a rough place - the seediest dive on the wharf. Populated with every reject and cutthroat from Bombay to Calcutta. It's worse than Detroit.

  2. Gina Rinehart:

    This is a truly momentous occasion as we receive the first vessel alongside the Roy Hill wharf and the first of our high grade product is loaded for the steel mills of Asia.

  3. Chevron Philippines Inc:

    The leaked product has been recovered from sea and the wharf platform, which is estimated to be less than 300 litres.

  4. Special Police Officer Alan Byard:

    It’s out of control. We have people that are doing this – are breaking into cars in Nob Hill, then they go down to Fisherman’s Wharf, then they come out here. Then they go to another part of the city and the police can’t chase the cars, it’s considered a misdemeanor.

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