jetties

plural of jetty
as in docks
a structure used by boats and ships for taking on or landing cargo and passengers didn't see any passengers waiting for the ferry, so the captain sailed past the jetty

Synonyms & Similar Words

Relevance

Thesaurus Entries Near jetties

Cite this Entry

“Jetties.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jetties. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on jetties

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!