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1. loading

noun. ['ˈloʊdɪŋ'] weight to be borne or conveyed.

Synonyms

  • load
  • millstone
  • weight
  • overburden
  • dead load
  • live load
  • overload
  • burthen
  • superload

Antonyms

  • heavy
  • unimportance
  • buy
  • export

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Words that Rhyme with Loading Dock

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

Example sentences of the word loading-dock


1. Noun Phrase
Make sure there is enough room for a tractor-trailer unit to maneuver and back to the loading dock.

2. Noun Phrase
A sharp slope of the truck pit requires a longer extension of the loading dock from the building.

3. Noun Phrase
Extend the loading dock from the building.

4. Noun Phrase
Depending on the type of retail store and size of shipments, a loading dock may be necessary.

2. loading

noun. ['ˈloʊdɪŋ'] a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time.

Synonyms

  • trainload
  • load

Antonyms

  • sell
  • underspend
  • handling

3. loading

noun. ['ˈloʊdɪŋ'] the ratio of the gross weight of an airplane to some factor determining its lift.

Synonyms

  • ratio
  • power loading
  • span loading

4. loading

noun. ['ˈloʊdɪŋ'] the labor of putting a load of something on or in a vehicle or ship or container etc..

Antonyms

  • discharge

5. loading

noun. ['ˈloʊdɪŋ'] goods carried by a large vehicle.

Synonyms

  • freight
  • load
  • merchandise
  • ware
  • lading
  • shipment
  • payload
  • product
  • cargo

Antonyms

  • empty
  • natural object
  • light
  • lightness

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))
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