Sentence Examples


  • Smiling, he anchored it with the magnet.
  • The ship anchored near the shore, where barbarians in ill-fitting clothing made of animal skins awaited them.
  • He anchored in some confusion in Calais roads.
  • The British admiral had barely anchored at Zante before he was informed that the sultan's forces were putting to sea.
  • She was in such shallow water that the Confederate iron-clad ram could not get near her at ebb tide, and about 5 o'clock the Confederates postponed her capture until the next day and anchored off Sewell's Point.