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synonyms for moor

  • dock
  • tether
  • tie up
  • berth
  • catch
  • chain
  • fix
  • lash
  • picket
  • secure
  • tie
  • make fast
See also synonyms for: moored / mooring / moors
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antonyms for moor

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  • let go
  • loose
  • loosen
  • lose
  • unfasten
  • untie
  • push off
  • unhitch
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How to use moor in a sentence

Even as the vast majority of these settlers were born right here in the USA, Sundog speculates that their attachment to turf is some sort of emotional inheritance from the Motherland of moors and meadows.
SHOULD I MOVE TO THE SOUTHWEST, EVEN THOUGH THERE’S A DROUGHT?MSKENAZYSEPTEMBER 1, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
“This one stood out like a sore thumb and it threw me for a loop,” Moor said.
HOW THE POLICE BANK MILLIONS THROUGH THEIR UNION CONTRACTSBY ANDREW FORD, ASBURY PARK PRESS, AND AGNES CHANG, JEFF KAO AND AGNEL PHILIP, PROPUBLICAFEBRUARY 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
Battle of Shipton moor; prince Henry dispersed the 8,000 insurgents under Scroop, by seizing the persons of their leaders.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
A faint column of smoke curled up into the still air, and as he spoke the lower rim of the setting sun met the edge of the moor.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
It ended in a broad open moor, stony; and full of damp boggy hollows, forlorn and desolate under the autumn sky.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
The girl looked round the ragged moor, brooding in the twilight, and half hesitated.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
"I've been mooning about the moor all the afternoon and lost myself twice," she explained between frank mouthfuls.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
A motor trip of two or three days through the moor itself would be time well spent, for it abounds in romantic scenery.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
The Naturaliste found only occasion to moor with a kedge, merely to keep the cable clear of the anchor.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
Mark Varney redeemed his farm and moor, and carried his mother and his little daughter home again when Mr Maxwell was married.
DAVID FLEMING'S FORGIVENESSMARGARET MURRAY ROBERTSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MOOR

  • attach
  • berth
  • catch
  • dock
  • drop
  • fasten
  • fix
  • imbed
  • make port
  • moor
  • plant
  • secure
  • stay
  • tie
  • tie up
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