moorage


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Related to moorage: sheet anchor, bower anchor

moor·age

 (mo͝or′ĭj)
n.
1. The act or an instance of mooring.
2. A place where a ship or aircraft may be moored.
3. A charge for mooring.

moorage

(ˈmʊərɪdʒ; ˈmɔːrɪdʒ)
n
1. (Nautical Terms) a place for mooring a vessel
2. (Nautical Terms) a charge for mooring
3. (Nautical Terms) the act of mooring

moor•age

(ˈmʊər ɪdʒ)

n.
1. a place for mooring.
2. a charge or payment for the use of moorings.
3. an act or instance of mooring or the state of being moored.
[1640–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.moorage - a fee for mooring
fee - a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services
2.moorage - a place where a craft can be made fastmoorage - a place where a craft can be made fast
anchorage ground, anchorage - place for vessels to anchor
3.moorage - the act of securing an arriving vessel with ropesmoorage - the act of securing an arriving vessel with ropes
arrival - the act of arriving at a certain place; "they awaited her arrival"
Translations

moorage

n (= place)Anlegeplatz m; (= charge)Anlegegebühren pl
References in classic literature ?
But having tried to cast anchor, which was a stone at the end of a piece of the kite-string, he found no bottom, and was fain to hold off, seeking for moorage, and, feeling his way, he buffeted against a sunken reef that cast him overboard by the greatness of the shock, and he was near to being drowned, but clambered back into the vessel.
The ship is currently staying at its moorage in Murmansk and its crew is carrying out planned combat training measures.
200 square meters, pier slab portion: approximately 1,100 square meters), fender repairs total 30 (17 for the existing pier, 13 for the extension), mooring facilities (installation of 71 70-ton moorage posts for the pier extension, one 100-ton mooring dolphin), separation of cargo and passenger movement, repairs and updates to ship route guidance (three beacon lights, two buoys, and conversion of existing rear reading lights to LED) Equipment: repairs to two tugboats (including hull repairs, engine maintenance and a technology transfer for naviqation apparatus repair work)
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Full members get moorage rights, which include additional costs to store boats, depending on the size and whether they're on land or in the water.
The Port recognizes the value of this industry and works hard to attract commercial fishing vessels with competitive moorage rates, first-rate marine infrastructure, and a range of upland amenities.
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Jones Valley Resort operates a luxury houseboat rental marina that also provides small boat rentals, vessel repair and private moorage.
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