Synonyms of dock in English

: dock1dock2

dock1


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noun

1‘his boat was moored at the end of the dock’

SYNONYMS

harbour, marina, waterfront, port, anchorage

wharf, quay, pier, jetty, landing stage

dockyard, boatyard

archaic hithe

rare moorage, harbourage


verb

1‘the ship docked and began debarking troops’

SYNONYMS

moor, berth, land, beach, anchor, drop anchor, put in, tie up

ANTONYMS

put to sea


Synonyms of dock in English

: dock1dock2

dock2


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verb

1‘they enforce payment by docking money from the father's salary’

SYNONYMS

deduct, subtract, remove, debit, discount, take off, take away

informal knock off, minus

ANTONYMS

add

2‘workers had their pay docked by three quarters’

SYNONYMS

reduce, cut, cut back, decrease, lessen, diminish

ANTONYMS

increase

3‘the dog's tail is docked close to the body’

SYNONYMS

cut off, cut short, shorten, crop, lop, prune, truncate

remove, amputate, detach, disconnect, sever, hack off, chop off, take off

rare dissever