Words nearby moorings
How to use moorings in a sentence
If, however, our religion implicates itself in a political cause, it links its credibility to the most transient of moorings.
No surprise, then, that having slipped the moorings of a common reality it slipped the moorings of a common decency as well.
The wind whistled terribly through the rigging of the great ships, and the moorings and fenders creaked and grated.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
In this manner he made a kind of triangular, triple anchorage, much stronger than the moorings with two anchors.Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
As soon as she had picked up moorings Nat landed at the dockyard, and, proceeding to the admiral's, reported himself there.A Roving Commission|G. A. Henty
If drink must be your moorings, don't pick 'em up too rash. 'The Adventures of Harry Revel|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
The galleys soon began to be forced away from their moorings.Xerxes|Jacob Abbott