Synonyms for Docking:


act (noun)
moorage, tying up.
docking (noun)
moorage, tying up.


subtracting (verb)
Discounting, depreciating, pruning, reducing, decreasing, diminishing, Cropping, Curtailing, lowering, Weeding, Deducting, paring, shaving, Deleting, Abridging, clipping, trimming, cutting, Eliding, shearing, Bobbing, Subtracting, lessening.

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Other relevant words:
moorage, tying up.

Usage examples for docking

  1. She'll be docking me if I don't get busy, he added, with a mischievous twinkle in his keen gray eyes. – Boy Scouts in Mexico; or On Guard with Uncle Sam by G. Harvey Ralphson
  2. The commander- in- chief was too enlightened an officer not to perceive that the discipline of the garrison, the subordination and good order of the armies of the Nieuw- Nederlands, the consequent safety of the whole province, and ultimately the dignity and prosperity of their High Mightinesses the Lords States General, imperiously demanded the docking of that stubborn queue. – Knickerbocker's History of New York, Complete by Washington Irving
  3. It was designed for entry by boat, and there was a line of poles sticking up from the water that marked the boat's docking place. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin