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Meaning of "ride at anchor" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RIDE AT ANCHOR

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RIDE AT ANCHOR

riddle
riddled
riddler
riddlingly
ride
ride again
ride down
ride for a fall
ride out
ride roughshod over
ride the wave
ride to hounds
ride up
rideable
Rideau Hall
rident
rider
riderless
ridership
ridesharing

WORDS THAT END LIKE RIDE AT ANCHOR

anchor
at anchor
cast anchor
crown and anchor
disanchor
drag anchor
drift anchor
egg and anchor
ichor
isochor
parachor
petrichor
sea anchor
sheet anchor
unanchor
up-anchor
weigh anchor

Synonyms and antonyms of ride at anchor in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «ride at anchor» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RIDE AT ANCHOR

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Translator English - Chinese

骑停泊
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

montar en el ancla
570 millions of speakers

English

ride at anchor
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

लंगर में सवारी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ركوب في مرساة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ездить на якоре
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

montar fundeado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নোঙ্গর এ যাত্রা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

rouler à l´ancre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Menunggang di sauh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

reiten vor Anker
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

停泊乗る
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

앵커에 타고
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Numpak ing jangkar
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đi xe tại neo
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நங்கூரம் சவாரி செய்யுங்கள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अँकर वाजता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Demir atmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

guidare in rada
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

jeździć na kotwicy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

їздити на якорі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

plimbare la ancoră
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βόλτα στην Αγκυρα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

voor anker
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

rida för ankar
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ri på anker
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ride at anchor

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RIDE AT ANCHOR»

The term «ride at anchor» is normally little used and occupies the 118.836 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RIDE AT ANCHOR» OVER TIME

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RIDE AT ANCHOR»

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Portuguese & English
Lever, o>i lev nttn a ancom, to] hoist, or to weigh anchoi , E*- tar scire ancora, t> be, !o lie, or to ride at anchor. Gamtr a ancora, to drive ; that is, when an anchor does not hold fast and the ship drags away. Meier a mi' orn na lan-< dt cazas cba,  ...
Antonio Vieyra, 1813
2
The Language of Sailing
Riding bitts are those to which cable is fastened so as to ride at anchor; riding chocks are a bow fitting as a lead-in for the cable, with a pawl to prevent its running back; the riding light is the anchor light, an all- round white light; riding scope is ...
Richard Mayne, 2000
3
The Practical Navigation and Seaman's New Daily Assistant...
A Ship is ("aid to ride at Anchor when fhe does not drive with the Wind or Tide, but is held faft by her Anchors. To ride athwart, is to ride with the Ship's Side to the Tide. To ride betwixt Wind and Tide, is when the Ship rides at Anchor, and the  ...
John Hamilton, 1794
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The Practical Navigator and Seamans Daily Assistant...: ...
A Ship is (aid to ride at Anchor when fb.e dees not drive with the Wind or Tide, but is held faft by her Anchors. To ride athwart, is to ride with the Ship's Side to the Tide. Te ride betwixt JVmd and Tide, is when the Ship rides at Anchor, and the ...
John Hamilton Moore, 1784
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Narrative of a Voyage of Discovery: Performed in His ...
'In consequence, they do not strain the cables or anchors, or the hull, so much as vessels built on a sharp construction. It is a great advantage in navigation to be able to ride at anchor safely. Voyages may be undertaken with such security, that  ...
James Grant, 1803
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The narrative of a voyage of discovery: Performed in the ...
In consequence, they do not strain the cables or anchors, or the hull, so much as vessels buiit on a sharp construction. It is a great advantage in navigation to be able to ride at anchor safely. Voyages may be undertaken with such security, that  ...
James Grant, 1803
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The narrative of a voyage of discovery, performed in His ...
In consequence, they do not strain the cables or anchors, or the hull, so much as vessels built on a sharp construction. It is a great advantage in navigation to be able to ride at anchor safely. Voyages may be undertaken with such security, that  ...
James Grant, 1803
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Boyer's Royal Dictionary Abridged: In Two Parts ... ...
... être à l'ancre ; to ride at anchor, (Ire à Гапсге sur une seule ancre ; to cast anchor, jeter Га/tere, mottiller ; to weigh the anchor, kvei l'ancre, Aímncrer ; to back an auchor, enipenneller une ancre; to cat an anchor, caponner UHL ancres to fish ...
Abel Boyer, William Gardiner, 1814
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The gentleman's dictionary: in three parts. viz. I. The art ...
To Ride at Anchor, is said of a Mignctical Amplitude, is an Arc Ship which is held so fast by her of the Horizon, intercepted be- Anchors, as not to be driven with tween the Sun in his Rising or Set- either Wind or Tide. The best ting, and the East ...
Guillet (sieur.), 1705
10
The Trial of the Honourable John Byng, at a Court Martial, ...
'so Ride : A Ship is ctsaid to Ride at Anchor, When she does not drive with the Wind or Tide, but is held fast by her Anchors. T 0 ride atIrwm-t, is to ride with the Ship's Side to the Tide. To 'ride 'betwixt Wind' and Tide, is wh'eti 'the Ship tides at  ...
John Byng, 1757

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« EDUCALINGO. Ride at anchor [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ride-at-anchor>. May 2019 ».
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