a mechanical device that prevents a vessel from moving
a central cohesive source of support and stability; "faith is his anchor"; "the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money"; "he is the linchpin of this firm"
a television reporter who coordinates a broadcast to which several correspondents contribute
secure a vessel with an anchor; "We anchored at Baltimore"
fix firmly and stably; "anchor the lamppost in concrete"
be attached; be in contact with
become attached; "The spider's thread attached to the window sill"
cause to be attached
take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority; "The FBI seized the drugs"; "The customs agents impounded the illegal shipment"; "The police confiscated the stolen artwork"
create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child"
cause to be firmly attached; "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man"
become fixed or fastened; "This dress fastens in the back"
make tight or tighter; "Tighten the wire"
attach to; "They fastened various nicknames to each other"
apprehend and reproduce accurately; "She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings"; "She got the mood just right in her photographs"
enter or assume a certain state or condition; "He became annoyed when he heard the bad news"; "It must be getting more serious"; "her face went red with anger"; "She went into ecstasy"; "Get going!"
evoke an emotional response; "Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time"
take the first step or steps in carrying out an action; "We began working at dawn"; "Who will start?"; "Get working as soon as the sun rises!"; "The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia"; "He began early in the day"; "Let's get down to work now"
irritate; "Her childish behavior really get to me"; "His lying really gets me"
reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
grasp with the mind or develop an understand
put ice on or put on ice; "Ice your sprained limbs"
a frozen dessert with fruit flavoring (especially one containing no milk)
a flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes
cause to become ice or icy; "an iced summer drink"
the frozen part of a body of water
decorate with frosting; "frost a cake"
diamonds; "look at the ice on that dame!"
water frozen in the solid state; "Americans like ice in their drinks"
kills - N.American slang
a rink with a floor of ice for ice hockey or ice skating; "the crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice"
a heat engine in which combustion occurs inside the engine rather than in a separate furnace; heat expands a gas that either moves a piston or turns a gas turbine
an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant
open land usually with peaty soil covered with heather and bracken and moss
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
secure with cables or ropes; "moor the boat"
come into or dock at a wharf; "the big ship wharfed in the evening"
secure in or as if in a berth or dock; "tie up the boat"
come into possession of;
recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"
take forcibly from legal custody; "rescue prisoners"
free from harm or evil
contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse
strongbox where valuables can be safely kept
a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests
(of an undertaking) secure from risk
free from danger or the risk of harm; "a safe trip"; "you will be safe here"; "a safe place"; "a safe bet"
having reached a base without being put out; "the runner was called safe when the baseman dropped the ball"
the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided; "the game ended in a draw"; "their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie"
a social or business relationship; "a valuable financial affiliation"; "he was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team"; "many close associations with England"
equality of score in a contest
form a knot or bow in; "tie a necktie"
limit or restrict to; "I am tied to UNIX"; "These big jets are tied to large airports"
finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.; "The teams drew a tie"
fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair"
a fastener that serves to join or connect; "the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction"
connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link