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docker Line breaks: dock¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈdɒkə/

Definition of docker in English:


A person employed in a port to load and unload ships.
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.

Words that rhyme with docker

blocker, chocker, Fokker, interlocker, locker, mocha, mocker, ocker, quokka, rocker, saltimbocca, shocker, soccer, stocker
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