Definition for mooring (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of moor2
Examples from the Web for mooring
That is, neither country can afford to anchor its strategy to ideology, long after any mooring in reality has vanished.
The dirigible is now connected with the head of the mooring mast by a long length of steel wire rope.Flying the Atlantic in Sixteen Hours|Arthur Whitten Brown
All that day the Dutch spent in getting into the bay and mooring their ships.
The Chicora was brought from her mooring, and placed in the lock with her bow up-stream.A Century of Sail and Steam on the Niagara River|Barlow Cumberland