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1. dock

noun. ['ˈdɑːk'] an enclosure in a court of law where the defendant sits during the trial.

Antonyms

  • take away

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Dock

  • hassebrock
  • overstock
  • interlock
  • antilock
  • antiknock
  • restock
  • bangkok
  • ballcock
  • unlock
  • strock
  • sprock
  • skroch
  • pathak
  • o'clock
  • estok
  • elcock
  • alcock
  • ad-hoc
  • adcock
  • vlok
  • stokke
  • stocke
  • stock
  • staack
  • srock
  • spock
  • smock
  • skok
  • shrock
  • schrock

Example sentences of the word dock


1. Noun, singular or mass
Two separate boating areas allow any size vessel to dock at the isle.

Quotes containing the word dock


1. I've learned .... That when you harbor bitterness, happiness will dock elsewhere.
- Andy Rooney

2. dock

verb. ['ˈdɑːk'] come into dock.

Synonyms

  • moor
  • go into
  • berth
  • come in
  • wharf
  • enter
  • go in
  • move into
  • get into

Antonyms

  • undock
  • pop out
  • get off
  • fail

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. dock

noun. ['ˈdɑːk'] any of certain coarse weedy plants with long taproots, sometimes used as table greens or in folk medicine.

Synonyms

  • bitter dock
  • broad-leaved dock
  • Rumex acetosella
  • sheep's sorrel
  • yellow dock
  • sorrel
  • French sorrel
  • sour dock
  • sour grass
  • sheep sorrel
  • genus Rumex
  • Rumex obtusifolius
  • Rumex scutatus
  • herbaceous plant
  • Rumex
  • garden sorrel
  • Rumex acetosa

Antonyms

  • indirect
  • dishonest
  • crooked
  • indirectness

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. dock

verb. ['ˈdɑːk'] maneuver into a dock.

Synonyms

  • point
  • drydock
  • channelise
  • head
  • steer
  • maneuver
  • manoeuver
  • direct
  • channelize
  • dry-dock
  • guide

Antonyms

  • unrelated
  • collateral
  • mediate
  • inexact

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. dock

noun. ['ˈdɑːk'] landing in a harbor next to a pier where ships are loaded and unloaded or repaired; may have gates to let water in or out.

Synonyms

  • seaport
  • haven
  • drydock
  • dry dock
  • dockage
  • harbour
  • docking facility
  • graving dock
  • harbor
  • landing place
  • landing

Antonyms

  • end
  • beginning
  • break
  • irrelevance

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. dock

noun. ['ˈdɑːk'] a platform where trucks or trains can be loaded or unloaded.

Synonyms

  • platform

Antonyms

  • natural depression
  • follow

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. dock

noun. ['ˈdɑːk'] the solid bony part of the tail of an animal as distinguished from the hair.

Synonyms

  • tail

Antonyms

  • antinode
  • node

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. dock

noun. ['ˈdɑːk'] a short or shortened tail of certain animals.

Synonyms

  • tail
  • bobtail

Antonyms

  • show
  • lose
  • embarkation

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. dock

noun. ['ˈdɑːk'] a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats.

Synonyms

  • bitt
  • pier
  • wharfage
  • levee
  • wharf
  • platform
  • bollard
  • shipside

Antonyms

  • reverse
  • tail
  • foot
  • female

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. dock

verb. ['ˈdɑːk'] remove or shorten the tail of an animal.

Synonyms

  • bob
  • tail

Antonyms

  • secondary
  • disorient
  • file out

Etymology

  • dok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dokke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docce (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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