Translation of anchor in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (Nautical) to be o lie o ride at anchorto cast o drop anchor to weigh anchor the ship was dragging its anchorestar anclado1.2 (mainstay, support) hope/faith was his anchorel buque estaba garrando or garreandola esperanza/fe fue su sostén or [literary] su áncora de salvación
- 1.1 1.2Example sentences
- Thus, for a quantitative characterization it seems reasonable to assume that vesicles are anchored at certain positions and can only move in a restricted space.
- Danny Dichio chipped in with two West Brom goals to keep County firmly anchored at the foot of the table.
- Gilkey was anchored securely to his position in the gully with two ice axes while the others moved to the other side of a rocky rib to set up a tent.
- At some point construction on the inside of the marina will begin and anchored yachts will be chased back outside.
- Personnel from HMAS Anzac set off to do a tour of Egypt while the ship is anchored near the entrance to the Suez Canal.
- A ship is anchored and ready to set sail for England on my command.
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