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moors

noun
plural of moor

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1 a broad area of level or rolling treeless country
  • as she wanders the windswept moor, the novel's heroine vows that she will never marry the vicar

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2 spongy land saturated or partially covered with water
  • a mysterious figure who was said to have haunted the moors of southwest England

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moors

verb
present tense third-person singular of moor

Synonyms & Antonyms of moors (Entry 2 of 2)

to put securely in place or in a desired position
  • moored the boat to the dock

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“Moors.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/moors. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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