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Meaning of "up-anchor" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UP-ANCHOR

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UP-ANCHOR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Up-Anchor is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb up-anchor in English.

WHAT DOES UP-ANCHOR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of up-anchor in the English dictionary

The definition of up-anchor in the dictionary is to weigh anchor.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO UP-ANCHOR

PRESENT

Present
I up-anchor
you up-anchor
he/she/it up-anchors
we up-anchor
you up-anchor
they up-anchor
Present continuous
I am up-anchoring
you are up-anchoring
he/she/it is up-anchoring
we are up-anchoring
you are up-anchoring
they are up-anchoring
Present perfect
I have up-anchored
you have up-anchored
he/she/it has up-anchored
we have up-anchored
you have up-anchored
they have up-anchored
Present perfect continuous
I have been up-anchoring
you have been up-anchoring
he/she/it has been up-anchoring
we have been up-anchoring
you have been up-anchoring
they have been up-anchoring
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I up-anchored
you up-anchored
he/she/it up-anchored
we up-anchored
you up-anchored
they up-anchored
Past continuous
I was up-anchoring
you were up-anchoring
he/she/it was up-anchoring
we were up-anchoring
you were up-anchoring
they were up-anchoring
Past perfect
I had up-anchored
you had up-anchored
he/she/it had up-anchored
we had up-anchored
you had up-anchored
they had up-anchored
Past perfect continuous
I had been up-anchoring
you had been up-anchoring
he/she/it had been up-anchoring
we had been up-anchoring
you had been up-anchoring
they had been up-anchoring
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will up-anchor
you will up-anchor
he/she/it will up-anchor
we will up-anchor
you will up-anchor
they will up-anchor
Future continuous
I will be up-anchoring
you will be up-anchoring
he/she/it will be up-anchoring
we will be up-anchoring
you will be up-anchoring
they will be up-anchoring
Future perfect
I will have up-anchored
you will have up-anchored
he/she/it will have up-anchored
we will have up-anchored
you will have up-anchored
they will have up-anchored
Future perfect continuous
I will have been up-anchoring
you will have been up-anchoring
he/she/it will have been up-anchoring
we will have been up-anchoring
you will have been up-anchoring
they will have been up-anchoring
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would up-anchor
you would up-anchor
he/she/it would up-anchor
we would up-anchor
you would up-anchor
they would up-anchor
Conditional continuous
I would be up-anchoring
you would be up-anchoring
he/she/it would be up-anchoring
we would be up-anchoring
you would be up-anchoring
they would be up-anchoring
Conditional perfect
I would have up-anchor
you would have up-anchor
he/she/it would have up-anchor
we would have up-anchor
you would have up-anchor
they would have up-anchor
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been up-anchoring
you would have been up-anchoring
he/she/it would have been up-anchoring
we would have been up-anchoring
you would have been up-anchoring
they would have been up-anchoring
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you up-anchor
we let´s up-anchor
you up-anchor
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to up-anchor
Past participle
up-anchored
Present Participle
up-anchoring
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UP-ANCHOR

up yours
up-and-comer
up-and-coming
up-and-down
up-and-over
up-and-under
up-and-up
up-bow
up-close
up-close-and-personal
up-current
up-do
up-draft
Up-Helly-Aa
up-itself
up-market
up-sell
up-selling
up-sum
up-tempo

WORDS THAT END LIKE UP-ANCHOR

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

Synonyms and antonyms of up-anchor in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «up-anchor» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UP-ANCHOR

Find out the translation of up-anchor to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of up-anchor from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «up-anchor» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

了锚
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

up- ancla
570 millions of speakers

English

up-anchor
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ऊपर से लंगर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يصل مرساة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

до - якоря
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

-se - âncora
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আপ-নোঙ্গর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mise ancre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Up-anchor
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

up - Anker
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アップアンカー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

최대 앵커
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Up-anchor
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

up- neo
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வரை நங்கூரம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अप-अँकर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yukarı çapa
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

up -anchor
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

górę łącznika
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

до- якоря
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

up - ancora
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

up - άγκυρα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

up- anker
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

up - ankare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

up- anker
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of up-anchor

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UP-ANCHOR»

The term «up-anchor» is normally little used and occupies the 130.247 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UP-ANCHOR» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «up-anchor» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «up-anchor» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about up-anchor

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UP-ANCHOR»

Discover the use of up-anchor in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to up-anchor and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Kedge Anchor, Or Young Sailors' Assistant
Sheer her with a starboard helm ; brace the head yards sharp up with the starboard braces, and counter brace the after ones ; haul out the spanker, and get the boom on the larboard quarter ; heave in, and up anchor ; up jib as soon as it will ...
W. N. Brady, 1863
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The Kedge Anchor; or, Young Sailors' Assistant
Sheer her with a starboard helm ; brace the head yards sharp up with the starboard braces, and counter brace the after ones; haul out the spanker, and get the boom on the larboard quarter ; heave in, and up anchor ; up jib as soon as it will ...
William Brady, 2013
3
REINVENT
From Up Anchor to Being Anchored Nevergive in, nevergive in, never, never, never—in nothing, great or small, large or petty—nevergive in except to convictions ofhonor andgoodsense. (Winston Churchill) There is a case for moving on ...
Mike Kinch, 2014
4
Spoken English for High School Students
END OF SCRIPT c Learning Tips 1. An anchorperson acknowledges a field reporter. Page 2 INSIDE ASIA TODAY. July 18, . Team No. 1. Close-up: Anchor, 1.5 minutes. Cut. Close-up: Field Reporter 1, 2.5 minutes. Cut. Long Shot: Backdrop ...
5
MotorBoating
When the boat is as near as possible to the anchor without fouling boat B, make fast with a few turns around the bitts, Fig. 6. Let the boat break out and drag the anchor; reverse the motor if necessary; slack 05 cable II and pull up anchor I. After ...
6
Differentiation Strategies for Mathematics
One way to make all classroom experiences meaningful is to set up anchor activities. Anchor activities are ongoing, independent assignments for students who complete class work early. These activities can be independently completed,  ...
Wendy Conklin, 2009
7
The Pirate Primer: Mastering the Language of Swashbucklers ...
(Japhet Bly, directing Ben to untie John Barrasdale's bonds, Winds of Chance 21) up anchor [arrp han-karr] let's go A nautical phrase literally meaning “raise the anchor” and uttered in anticipation of getting a vessel under way. The phrase is ...
George Choundas, 2010
8
Confined Space Entry and Emergency Response
Keep in mind that backing up anchor points is not done in an effort to tie together weak anchor points to produce a system of adequate strength. That requires the connectors between the anchor points to be pretensioned to remove all slack so  ...
D. Alan Veasey, Lisa Craft McCormick, Barbara M. Hilyer, 2005
9
Morgan: The Buccanneer Raid on Maracaibo, Venezuela
“Sorry, Comstock, you are dead, because the lead ship was the fire ship that We are building,” said Morgan, “Lieutenant Owen?” There was no hesitation. “Beat to quarters. Have gun crews on deck immediately. Ready a crew to up-anchor.
Rolf Lyon, 2009
10
Cruise of the U. S. flag-ship Hartford, 1862-1863
At 10 A. M. called all hands to up anchor. At 10.45 A. M. got under way, steaming up the river, followed by the U. S. steam sloop-of-war Richmond and Mo- nongahelu ; while steaming up the river, tho men were employed in snaking down the ...
William C Holton, William C Holton C Holton

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UP-ANCHOR»

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Melones marina may up-anchor
The boats moored at New Melones Reservoir could be nursing fewer dents and scratches in the coming years after a report from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation ... «Calaveras Enterprise, Jul 13»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Up-Anchor [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/up-anchor>. Jun 2019 ».
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