Search results for moor

We have found multiple words moor. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
moor English (Noun) A game preserve consisting of moorland. An extensive waste covered with patches of heath, and having a poor, light soil, but sometimes marshy, and abounding in peat; a heath.A game preserve consisting of moorland. An extensive waste covered with patches of heath, and having a poor, light soil, but sometimes marshy, and abounding in peat; a heath.
moor English (Verb) (intransitive, nautical) To cast anchor or become fastened.. (transitive) To secure or fix firmly.. (transitive, nautical) To fix or secure (e.g. a vessel) in a particular place by casting [...](intransitive, nautical) To cast anchor or become fastened.. (transitive) To secure or fix firmly.. (transitive, nautical) To fix or secure (e.g. a vessel) in a particular place by casting [...]

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