A person employed in a port to load and unload ships.
More example sentences
- The dockers refused to load the ship and prevented it from sailing.
- In the old basin, where ships were once unloaded by wind-burnt dockers, there are now cafes, shops, and a growing number of tourist attractions.
- Many of them were dockers who carried heavy loads of cargo while rushing in a great hurry.
More definitions of dockerDefinition of docker in:
- The US English dictionary