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dock 1

American English: /dɑk/
British English: /dɒk/

noun

(Nautical)
  • 1 countable (wharf, quay)
    (for cargo ships) dársena (feminine)
    to be in dock uncountable (ship)
    estar en puerto
    (car) (British) [colloquial]
    estar en reparaciones
    (before noun) (worker/strike)
    portuario
    Example sentences
    • Once China lost control of its repair docks at Port Arthur, nothing could be done to put its damaged foreign-built ships back in service.
    • There, slowly sailing towards them was a large ship coming from the docks of Port Refuge.
    • I was working part-time at the docks, unloading the ship's cargo boxes and supplies.
    Example sentences
    • Geoff was waiting for him on the rickety wooden dock that stretched out into the river.
    • They all did the required swimming test then headed over to the boat dock.
    • He made his way to a boat dock and pulled himself up onto it.
  • 2
    also: docks plural
    Example sentences
    • Blaise walked along the docks, holding his breath as the unfamiliar scent of fish reached his nose, making him gag.
    • At one point 16,000 dockers organised mobile pickets and closed the docks along the Thames.
    • The report recommends a maximum height of 12 storeys in underdeveloped areas such as around Heuston Station, Spencer Dock and the south docks.

transitive verb

  • 1 (Nautical)
    (vessel/ship)
    fondear
    atracar
    Example sentences
    • The bars scraped along the concrete landing ramps as the ferry docks.
    • The next morning the ship docked at the main port of Indian Island.
    • Wives of seamen could only visit their husbands when his ship docked at its home port.
    Example sentences
    • Over 15,500 boats were docked at these marinas.
    • The Quays welcomed two Galway Hooker sailing boats and a flotilla of sailing vessels were docked at Albert Basin.
    • They learn how to fish, including how to bait the hook, tie knots and rig tackle, even back up a trailer and dock a boat.
  • 2 (Aerospace)
    Example sentences
    • After that both radar systems broke down which meant that we knew for certain the commander would have to dock with the Space Station manually.
    • He was Commander of Atlantis as it docked with the Russian space station Mir.
    • This shuttle would not even be docking with the International Space Station.

intransitive verb

  • 2 (Aerospace)
    acoplarse
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dock 2

American English: /dɑk/
British English: /dɒk/

noun

  • 1
    (wages)
    descontar dinero de
    Example sentences
    • The scheme is operated by the employer, who docks the money each week and passes it to the charities.
    • After that event at school, his parents had grounded him for a month, and docked his allowance until Christmas.
    • If staff forget their swipe card they are sent home to retrieve it - and the pay is docked for the amount of time they spend going home to get it.
  • 2
    (dog's tail/horse's tail)
    cortar
    Example sentences
    • Such dogs were exempt from taxes, and their owners docked the dogs' tails to document their occupation.
    • Aside from the schipperke's thick ruff, the most striking feature of the breed is its tail - or lack thereof, since the tail is typically docked.
    • If the tail must be docked, the breed standard dictates that no more than one third of the tail may be removed.
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dock 3

American English: /dɑk/
British English: /dɒk/

noun

  • (Law) (no plural) the dock
    Example sentences
    • He was flanked by two police officers and a court security officer as he stood in the glass-enclosed dock at Harrogate Magistrates Court.
    • The new initiative comes just months after a defendant leapt over the dock at Southend court and made a dash for freedom.
    • Another image on her studio workbench was of a very young man with his eyes downcast, sitting in a dock next to a court officer.
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dock 4

American English: /dɑk/
British English: /dɒk/

noun

  • uncountable (Botany)
    Example sentences
    • This is rarer and is usually caused by weeds such as nettles and docks, late flowering plants and fungal spores.
    • Pesticides, similarly, were unknown: docks, nettles and thistles were scythed away by hand just as they came into seed.
    • I was out with this dangerous looking implement this afternoon, cutting down nettles, rosebay and docks nearly as tall as I am.
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