moor: Meaning and Definition of
- a tract of open, peaty, wasteland, often overgrown with heath, common in high latitudes and altitudes where drainage is poor; heath.
- a tract of land preserved for game.
- to secure (a ship, boat, dirigible, etc.) in a particular place, as by cables and anchors or by lines.
- to fix firmly; secure.
- to moor a ship, small boat, etc.
- to be made secure by cables or the like.
- the act of mooring.
- a Muslim of the mixed Berber and Arab people inhabiting NW Africa.
- a member of this group that invaded Spain in the 8th century a.d. and occupied it until 1492.
- moor (Thesaurus)