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pier

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pier

  1. 1 a structure used by boats and ships for taking on or landing cargo and passengers tied the boat up at the pier Synonyms of pier float, jetty, landing, levee, dock, quai, quay, wharfWords Related to pier berth, mooring, slip; embarcadero [West]; dockyard, marina, quayage, shipyard, wharfage

  2. 2 an upright shaft that supports an overhead structure a bridge pier Synonyms of pier column, pillar, pilaster, post, stanchionWords Related to pier caryatid, pedestal; buttress, flying buttress; needle, obelisk; pile, piling



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