cast anchor

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

cast anchor (third-person singular simple present casts anchor, present participle casting anchor, simple past and past participle cast anchor)

  1. (nautical) To drop anchor or otherwise moor a ship.
  2. (figuratively) To take up a position.

Related terms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]