Thesaurus > Related Words: moor

  Words related to moor

Related / Similar Words: moorland, Moor, berth, wharf, tie up

 

Definition:
  • open land usually with peaty soil covered with heather and bracken and moss;
  • one of the Muslim people of north Africa; of mixed Arab and Berber descent; converted to Islam in the 8th century; conqueror of Spain in the 8th century;
  • secure with cables or ropes; "moor the boat";
  • come into or dock at a wharf; "the big ship wharfed in the evening";
  • secure in or as if in a berth or dock; "tie up the boat";

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    Hyponyms: wharf

     

    Derivational Morphology: docking, moorage, tying up, mooring, mooring line, pier, wharf, wharfage, dock, berth, slip

     

    Anagrams: room, Moro

     

     
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