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In dictionary for phrase Anchor was found total 17 words.

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anchor kotevní
anchor kotva n:
anchor kotvit v:
anchor připoutat v:
anchor ukotvit v:
anchor upevnit
anchor zakotvit v:
anchor pilířová konstrukce Med.
anchor skoba IT
anchor kotva IT
anchor ukotvení IT
anchor ukotvit IT
anchor záložka IT
Anchor Kotva GB
Anchor Kotva
anchor kleště
anchor zakotviti

DEEP TRANSLATE

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Anchor. Kotva .

Definition:

AnchorA iron instrument which is attached to a ship by a cable (rope or chain), and which, being cast overboard, lays hold of the earth by a fluke or hook and thus retains the ship in a particular station.
AnchorAny instrument or contrivance serving a purpose like that of a ship's anchor, as an arrangement of timber to hold a dam fast; a contrivance to hold the end of a bridge cable, or other similar part; a contrivance used by founders to hold the core of a mold in place.
AnchorFig.: That which gives stability or security; that on which we place dependence for safety.
AnchorAn emblem of hope.
AnchorA metal tie holding adjoining parts of a building together.
AnchorCarved work, somewhat resembling an anchor or arrowhead; -- a part of the ornaments of certain moldings. It is seen in the echinus, or egg-and-anchor (called also egg-and-dart, egg-and-tongue) ornament.
AnchorOne of the anchor-shaped spicules of certain sponges; also, one of the calcareous spinules of certain Holothurians, as in species of Synapta.
AnchorTo place at anchor; to secure by an anchor; as, to anchor a ship.
AnchorTo fix or fasten; to fix in a stable condition; as, to anchor the cables of a suspension bridge.
AnchorTo cast anchor; to come to anchor; as, our ship (or the captain) anchored in the stream.
AnchorTo stop; to fix or rest.
AnchorAn anchoret.

Synonyms:

anchorperson, anchorman, ground tackle, backbone, linchpin, lynchpi, keystone, mainstay, cast anchor, drop anchor, ground,
ground tackle, mainstay, keystone, backbone, linchpin, lynchpin, anchorman, anchorperson, claw, hook, support, television newscaster, television reporter, TV newsman, TV reporter,

Antonyms:

Nothing antonyms found for term: Anchor

 Flag United states of America round flag English explanatory dictionary

n. & v. --n. 1 a heavy metal weight used to moor a ship to the sea-bottom or a balloon to the ground. 2 a thing affording stability. 3 a source of confidence. --v. 1 tr. secure (a ship or balloon) by means of an anchor. 2 tr. fix firmly. 3 intr. cast anchor. 4 intr. be moored by means of an anchor. øanchor-plate a heavy piece of timber or metal, e.g. as support for suspension-bridge cables. at anchor moored by means of an anchor. cast (or come to) anchor let the anchor down. weigh anchor take the anchor up. [OE ancor f. L anchora f. Gk agkura],

Use in sentenses

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Anchoring these countries to the West will not be easy . Ukotvit tyto země k Západu nebude snadné

Merrian-Webster dictionary

Term Word class Description
anchor nouna large business (as a department store) that attracts customers and other businesses to a shopping center or mall
anchor verbto become fixed

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