A thick rope or cable for mooring or towing a ship.
- Many of the ship's 625 passengers peered at the spectacle below, as the ship was moored along the pier and held by thick hawsers.
- Fortunately, her dogs were tied to a tree by what appeared to be old tug hawsers.
- The captain and his crew abandoned ship in the boats and ran a hawser to anchor the Shuna's bow to the shore.
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