Synonym: anchor, clip, cut off, moor, tie. Similar words: doctor, document, doctrine, documentary, sock, shock, knock, stock. Meaning: [dɒk] n. 1. an enclosure in a court of law where the defendant sits during the trial 2. any of certain coarse weedy plants with long taproots, sometimes used as table greens or in folk medicine 3. a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats 4. a platform where trucks or trains can be loaded or unloaded 5. landing in a harbor next to a pier where ships are loaded and unloaded or repaired; may have gates to let water in or out 6. the solid bony part of the tail of an animal as distinguished from the hair 7. a short or shortened tail of certain animals. v. 1. come into dock 2. deprive someone of benefits, as a penalty 3. deduct from someone's wages 4. remove or shorten the tail of an animal 5. haul into a dock.
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1 A car pulled up at the dock.
2 The liner is in dock for a refit.
3 We watched the ferry dock.
4 The regeneration of the city's downtown dock front will put it on a par with Nice or Cannes.
5 We took the children to the dock to see the ships.
6 A crowd was waiting at the dock to greet them.
7 Tanned workmen were sitting around the dock.
8 Passengers were standing on the dock,[www.Sentencedict.com] waiting to board.
9 The corrupt official stood in the dock.
10 It used to be fashionable to dock horses' tails.
11 The dockers disburdened the merchandise at the dock.
12 The company has threatened to dock the officers' pay.
13 He threatens to dock her fee.
14 The former dock area is ripe for development.
15 The ship was in dock .
16 They easied on approaching the dock.
17 The ship is in dock for repairs.
18 Three defendants stood in the dock.
19 The ship disgorged its passengers at the dock.
20 The defendant stood in the dock.
21 Users can dock a laptop to their desktop setup.
22 We'll lead with the dock strike.
23 The two modules will dock in outer space.
24 The ship is in dry dock.
25 He's been in the dock several times already.
26 The new dock was 230 m long and 92 m broad.
27 The judge looked over to the prisoner in the dock.
28 After a night of drunken revelry they ended up in the dock.
29 This recent tragedy has put the manufacturersof the drug squarely in the dock.
30 The political crisis is being used as an excuse to dock people's pay.