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  Words related to wharf

Related / Similar Words: pier, wharfage, dock, moor, berth

 

Definition:
  • a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats;
  • moor at a wharf; "The ship was wharfed";
  • come into or dock at a wharf; "the big ship wharfed in the evening";
  • discharge at a wharf; "wharf the passengers";
  • store on a wharf; "Wharf the merchandise";
  • provide with a wharf; "Wharf the mouth of the river";

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    Hyponyms: quay

     

    Derivational Morphology: dock, moor, berth, pier, wharfage, mooring, moorage, slip

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 碼頭   Danish: brygge  
    Dutch: werf   Esperanto: varfo  
    Finnish: laituri   French: quai  
    German: Kai   Greek: αποβάθρα  
    Italian: molo   Japanese: 波止場  
    Korean: 선창   Norwegian: brygge  
    Portuguese: cais   Russian: пристань  
    Spanish: embarcadero  
     
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