up-anchor

intransitive verb

Definition of up-anchor

: to pull up the anchor especially before getting under way we up-anchored, southbound for the canalBlue Book

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History and Etymology for up-anchor

up entry 3 + anchor, noun

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“Up-anchor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/up-anchor. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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