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Synonyms for wharf
ʰwɔrf, wɔrfwharf

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  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 WordNet

  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


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wharfnoun

    pier, quay, dock, jetty

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  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. Chevron Philippines Inc:

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

  3. 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.

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