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Definition 1: (of an anchor) just clear of the bottom - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for aweigh in the sense of this definition

(aweigh is similar to ...) not limited or hampered; not under compulsion or restraint

"free enterprise" "a free port" "a free country" "I have an hour free" "free will" "free of racism" "feel free to stay as long as you wish" "a free choice"

(aweigh belongs to category ...) the work of a sailor

Definition 2: (used of an anchor) hanging clear of the bottom - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where aweigh or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • anchors aweigh

(aweigh is similar to ...) being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level

"the anchor is up" "the sun is up" "he lay face up" "he is up by a pawn" "the market is up" "the corn is up"

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