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Synonyms for anchor
a mechanical device that prevents a vessel from moving
a central cohesive source of support and stability
a television reporter who coordinates a broadcast to which several correspondents contribute
secure a vessel with an anchor
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The world's first floating abortion clinic, which briefly went to Ireland from the Netherlands in 2001, is to risk the wrath of the Catholic Church again by dropping anchor
With skipper Ronnie Irani dropping anchor
to protect his side from possible defeat, Law attacked from the start and added 40 to his score inside 50 minutes.
Ledesma joined Michael Cheika's backroom staff in July and his effect is already being felt with a couple of scrums against the Fijians dropping anchor
into the Cardiff turf.
PRINCE William suffers a hammer blow as he starts Navy training yesterday - and fluffs a task of dropping anchor
BARGAIN hunters from across Wales will be dropping anchor
at Gloucester's historic docks for an antiques fair in the hope of netting something special.
HOLIDAYMAKERS yesterday were treated to the spectacle of a fleet of new yachts dropping anchor
off North Wales.