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docks

noun
plural of dock

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(Entry 1 of 3)

a structure used by boats and ships for taking on or landing cargo and passengers
  • the boat remained tied up at the dock for a week, waiting for the weather to clear

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docks

verb (1)
present tense third-person singular of dock

Synonyms & Antonyms of docks (Entry 2 of 3)

2 to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument
  • the boxer's tail was docked soon after birth

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docks

verb (2)
present tense third-person singular of dock

Synonyms & Antonyms of docks (Entry 3 of 3)

to stop at or near a place along the shore
  • the cruise ship docked at the first port of call early the next morning

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“Docks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/docks. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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