A tool used to moor a vessel to the bottom of a sea or river to resist movement. (noun)
Generic term to refer to the combined anchoring gear (anchor, rode, and fittings such as bitts, cat, and windlass.) (noun)
A fixed point, especially materials or tools used to affix something at that point. (noun)
A marked point in a document that can be the target of a hyperlink. (noun)
An anchorman or anchorwoman. (noun)
The final runner in a relay race. (noun)
To hold an object, especially a ship or a boat to a fixed point. (verb)
To provide emotional stability for a person in distress. (verb)
To perform as an anchorman. (verb)
Examples of word anchor
KAHN: Fatimaï¿½Renteria says she's never heard the term anchor baby before.
Maybe the term anchor would be better applied to the right-wingers who stay angry all the time and keep us stuck in the squalid port of stagnation and division, rather than allowing us to move out to the bright and sunny wide open sea of progress and care for others.
With the setting "At Top of Structure", the label anchor point will be at the top of the structure.
WF: I won't ever release an album without completing what I call an "anchor song;" a song which encompasses the broad story the overall record is meaning to tell and, without which, the record would not make functional and fluid sense.
Clinton even pointed out what he called the anchor's clever smirk.