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See definition of dockyard on Dictionary.com
  • as inport
  • as indry dock

synonyms for dockyard

  • harbor
  • seaport
  • wharf
  • anchorage
  • boatyard
  • dockage
  • gate
  • harborage
  • haven
  • landing
  • piers
  • refuge
  • retreat
  • roadstead
  • sanctuary
  • shelter
  • graving dock
  • shipyard
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How to use dockyard in a sentence

He had not the least idea what wadding was, and his notion of a bullet was a dockyard cannon-ball bigger than his own head.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
Scotland had not a single ship of the line, nor a single dockyard where such a ship could be built.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
On Nat's return to the dockyard, he delighted Lippincott with the news of the exchange that they were to make.
A ROVING COMMISSIONG. A. HENTY
As soon as she had picked up moorings Nat landed at the dockyard, and, proceeding to the admiral's, reported himself there.
A ROVING COMMISSIONG. A. HENTY
Nat at once hurried off, while Captain Painton went into the office of another of the officials of the dockyard.
A ROVING COMMISSIONG. A. HENTY
With the completion of the new dockyard works the value of Gibraltar as a naval base has greatly increased.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 8VARIOUS
The boatswain (Roger Winket) was afterwards rewarded with three hundred pounds a year, as master-attendant of Woolwich-dockyard.
THE CHRONICLES OF CRIME OR THE NEW NEWGATE CALENDAR. V. 1/2CAMDEN PELHAM
It may have been their outcries, but I believe it was the ringing of the dockyard bell for the dinner-hour, which awoke me.
THE ADVENTURES OF HARRY REVELSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
When a certain amount of order was restored it was discovered that a big dockyard tug was settling down by the head.
THE INVASIONWILLIAM LE QUEUX
Towards the end of the month of September the skeleton of the vessel, which was to be rigged as a schooner, lay in the dockyard.
THE SECRET OF THE ISLANDW.H.G. KINGSTON (TRANSLATION FROM JULES VERNE)
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO DOCKYARD

  • dockyard
  • graving dock
  • shipyard
  • anchorage
  • boatyard
  • dockage
  • dockyard
  • gate
  • harbor
  • harborage
  • haven
  • landing
  • piers
  • refuge
  • retreat
  • roadstead
  • sanctuary
  • seaport
  • shelter
  • wharf
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.