"foul anchor" Definition | Free English Dictionary | international-dictionary.com
header logo
Back To | Home Page       Search

meaning of "

foul anchor

"  



      
AD 970 X 250

Wiktionary

Noun:

foul anchor (plural foul anchors) (nautical) An anchor which has become entangled or caught up in something, or an image of this. 1978, Iris Murdoch, The Sea, The Sea, Vintage 1999, p. 13: One stone in particular attracts me. It bears a beautiful ‘foul anchor’ and the simple inscription: Dummy 1879-1918.


Reference:

foul anchor

See a mistake? Help us improve the quality of the definitions. It's fast and easy - simply click the edit icons and follow the prompts. Thank you for your help!







AD 728 X 90

Visitor Input:

Visitors are welcome to help us expand the meaning of foul anchor. Fill in the form below to add your definition, example or comment.

 

Post Your Input


 
Enter your name
 
Definition Example Comment
 

Prove you are not a machine
Enter the code

You agree with international-dictionary.com terms of use and privacy policy

 


AD 160 X 600


Thank you for visiting international-dictionary.com, a free online dictionary with over 200,000 definitions of words and phrases. You are visitor 101 on this page. Please help us expand the meaning of foul anchor by providing an alternate definition or example above. Please add comments to help us improve the site. There are 1 Categories for this word. This is word 91958 in our dictionary.




Copyright © 2018 | international-dictionary.com | All Rights Reserved
Home Page | Privacy Policy | Terms Of Use