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ANCHOR

'ANCHOR' is a 6 letter word starting with A and ending with R

Crossword clues for 'ANCHOR'

ClueAnswer
TV presenter (6)ANCHOR
Secure firmly in position (6)ANCHOR
Ship's fastener (6)ANCHOR
Fix securely (6)ANCHOR
Heaving mooring device (6)ANCHOR
Mooring hook (6)ANCHOR
Relay race closer (6)ANCHOR
News show VIP (6)ANCHOR
It's dropped on purpose (6)ANCHOR
Ship's mooring (6)ANCHOR
Last runner in relay race team (6)ANCHOR
Fasten securely (6)ANCHOR
Moor a boat (6)ANCHOR
Ship's brake (6)ANCHOR
Secure firmly (6)ANCHOR
Firmly secure (6)ANCHOR
Ship's break (6)ANCHOR
Mooring device (6)ANCHOR

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for ANCHOR

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word anchor will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

FIX - PEG - PIN - SET - TIE

4 letter words

BASE - BIND - CAMP - DOCK - GLUE - GYVE - HIVE - HOLD - HOOK - KNIT - LASH - MOOR - MOVE - NEST - PARK - ROOT - ROPE - SLIP - STAY - TRIM

5 letter words

AFFIX - ANNEX - BELAY - BERTH - BOWER - CATCH - CHAIN - CINCH - CLAMP - CRAMP - EMBED - FLUKE - GIRTH - GRAFT - IMBED - KEDGE - LEASH - PERCH - PLANT - PUT TO - RIVET - ROOST - SET TO - SHANK - SQUAT - STAND - STOCK - STRAP - TIE UP

6 letter words

ANCHOR - ANNEXE - ATTACH - BATTEN - BILLET - BRIDLE - BURROW - BUTTON - CEMENT - CLINCH - DROGUE - FASTEN - FETTER - HAMPER - HOBBLE - HOG-TIE - HOPPLE - LACING - LIVE AT - LOCATE - MOORED - PEOPLE - PICKET - PINION - RESIDE - SECURE - SETTLE - STAY AT - TETHER

7 letter words

BIVOUAC - CONNECT - ENCHAIN - ENGRAFT - GRAPNEL - GRAPPLE - INHABIT - MANACLE - MOORING - MUDHOOK - PEG DOWN - PIN DOWN - QUARTER - SCREW UP - SHACKLE - SIT DOWN - SUPPORT - TIE DOWN - TIGHTEN - TRAMMEL - TRICE UP

8 letter words

BILLET AT - COLONISE - COLONIZE - ENSCONCE - FASTENER - HANDCUFF - HOLDFAST - KEDGE OFF - MAINSTAY - MAKE FAST - MAKE SURE - MOORINGS - POPULATE - RELOCATE - RESTRAIN - SECURITY - TAKE ROOT

9 letter words

ANCHORAGE - ANNOUNCER - DAN RATHER - DISEMBARK - ENTRAMMEL - HAWSEPIPE - KEEP HOUSE - LAY ANCHOR - SEA ANCHOR - SET UP SHOP - STABILITY - TAILPIECE

10 letter words

BATTEN DOWN - CAST ANCHOR - DRAG ANCHOR - DROP ANCHOR - FASTEN DOWN - LASH AND TIE - MAKE SECURE - NAVY ANCHOR - NEWS READER - NEWSREADER - PUT IN IRONS - SETTLE DOWN - STABILIZER - STRIKE ROOT

11 letter words

BALDT ANCHOR - DOMESTICATE - DROP THE HOOK - KEDGE ANCHOR - MOORING BUOY - NEWS ANALYST - SCREW ANCHOR - SHEET ANCHOR

12 letter words

COME TO ANCHOR - DINGHY ANCHOR - STRAITJACKET

14 letter words

FLOATING ANCHOR - MUSHROOM ANCHOR - NORTHILL ANCHOR

15 letter words

STARBOARD ANCHOR - TAKE RESIDENCE AT - TAKE UP RESIDENCE

17 letter words

SET UP HOUSEKEEPING

18 letter words

ESTABLISH RESIDENCE

Definition of anchor

  • secure a vessel with an anchor; "We anchored at Baltimore"
  • fix firmly and stably; "anchor the lamppost in concrete"
  • 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

Anagrams of anchor

ACHORN - ARCHON - CHARON - NARCHO - RANCHO


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