Synonyms of anchor in English:



  • 1 the anchor of the new coalition
    mainstay, cornerstone, linchpin, bulwark, foundation
  • 2 a TV news anchor
    presenter, announcer, anchorman, anchorwoman, broadcaster
  • verb

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  • 1 the ship was anchored in the bay
    moor, berth, be at anchor
    dated harbor
  • 2 the fish anchors itself to the coral
    secure, fasten, attach, affix, fix
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