: an act of making fast a boat or aircraft with lines or anchors
a : a place where or an object to which something (as a craft) can be moored
b : a device (as a line or chain) by which an object is secured in place
: an established practice or stabilizing influence : anchorage 2 —usually used in plural
Examples of MOORING
- We found a temporary mooring in the harbor.
- The wind was strong enough to tear the boat from its moorings.
First Known Use of MOORING
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