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Moor US English

A member of a northwestern African Muslim people of mixed Berber and Arab descent. In the 8th century they conquered the Iberian peninsula, but were finally driven out of their last stronghold in Granada at the end of the 15th century

moor1 US English

A tract of open uncultivated upland; a heath

moor2 US English

Make fast (a boat) by attaching it by cable or rope to the shore or to an anchor

moor1 US Thesaurus

a boat was moored to the quay

moor2 US Thesaurus

a walk on the moor

grouse moor US English

An area of managed moorland for the shooting of red grouse

moor grass US English

Either of two coarse upland grasses found in Eurasia:

Marston Moor, Battle of US English

A battle of the English Civil War, fought in 1644 on Marston Moor near York, in which the Royalists were defeated, fatally weakening Charles I’s cause

moorhen US English

A small aquatic rail with mainly blackish plumage

Moor Park in Moorpark US English

An apricot of a large orange-fleshed variety