English - Vietnamese Dictionary
moor /muə/Concise Dictionary
- ngoại động từ
- (hàng hải) buộc, cột (tàu, thuyền); bỏ neo
+one of the Muslim people of north Africa; of mixed Arab and Berber descent; converted to Islam in the 8th century; conqueror of Spain in the 8th century
+open land usually with peaty soil covered with heather and bracken and moss
+secure in or as if in a berth or dock
+come into or dock at a wharf
+secure with cables or ropes
Advanced English Dictionary
heath, moorland, wasteland, No. Eng. and Scots fell:
The police pursued the escaped prisoner across the moor, but they lost him.
secure, tie up, make fast, dock, berth, (drop) anchor; fix:
The vessel was soon moored and the passengers disembarked. The huge aerial is moored by cables.
+ nounCollocation Dictionary
a member of a race of Muslim people living in NW Africa who entered and took control of part of Spain in the 8th century
Moorish adjective: the Moorish architecture of Cordoba in Spain
barren, bleak, desolate, open, wild, windswept
across the ~
the wind blowing across the moors
| down from the ~
the slopes leading down from the moor
| on the ~
We got lost on the moors.
| over the ~
Don't walk over the moors in bad weather.
the edge of the moor
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