Definitions for dock

Definitions for (noun) dock

Main entry: bob, bobtail, dock

Definition: a short or shortened tail of certain animals

Main entry: dock

Definition: the solid bony part of the tail of an animal as distinguished from the hair

Main entry: dock, dockage, docking facility

Definition: 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

Usage: the ship arrived at the dock more than a day late

Main entry: dock

Definition: an enclosure in a court of law where the defendant sits during the trial

Main entry: dock, loading dock

Definition: a platform where trucks or trains can be loaded or unloaded

Main entry: pier, dock, wharf, wharfage

Definition: a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats

Main entry: sorrel, sour grass, dock

Definition: any of certain coarse weedy plants with long taproots, sometimes used as table greens or in folk medicine

Definitions for (verb) dock

Main entry: dock

Definition: maneuver into a dock

Usage: dock the ships

Main entry: tail, bob, dock

Definition: remove or shorten the tail of an animal

Main entry: dock

Definition: come into dock

Usage: the ship docked

Main entry: dock

Definition: deduct from someone's wages

Main entry: dock

Definition: deprive someone of benefits, as a penalty

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