1. [ noun ] (religion,Islam) one of the Muslim people of Africa; of mixed Arab and Berber descent; converted to Islam in the 8th century; conquerors of Spain in the 8th century
Related terms: Muslim
2. [ verb ] (nautical) secure with cables or ropes

"moor the boat"

Related terms: fasten docking
3. [ verb ] (nautical) secure in or as if in a berth or dock
Synonyms: tie_up berth

"tie up the boat"

Related terms: fasten wharf mooring
4. [ verb ] (nautical) come into or dock at a wharf
Synonyms: wharf berth

"the big ship wharfed in the evening"

Related terms: dock pier
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 10449
6. [ noun ] (geography) open land usually with peaty soil covered with heather and bracken and moss
Synonyms: moorland
Related terms: plain
Similar spelling:   moore