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moor /muə/
  • danh từ
    • Moor người Ma-rốc
    • truông, đồng hoang
    • ngoại động từ
      • (hàng hải) buộc, cột (tàu, thuyền); bỏ neo
    Concise Dictionary
    Moors|moors|moored|mooringmʊə(r)
    noun
    +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
    verb
    +secure in or as if in a berth or dock
    +come into or dock at a wharf
    +secure with cables or ropes

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    n.
    heath, moorland, wasteland, No. Eng. and Scots fell:
    The police pursued the escaped prisoner across the moor, but they lost him.
    v.
    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.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun
    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
    Collocation Dictionary
    noun

    ADJ.

    barren, bleak, desolate, open, wild, windswept

    PREP.

    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.

    PHRASES

    the edge of the moor



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