quay
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /kiː/ enPR: kē
  • (Irish) IPA: /keɪ/
  • (America) enPR: kē, IPA: /ki/, /keɪ/, /kweɪ/
Noun

quay (plural quays)

  1. (nautical) A stone or concrete structure on navigable water used for loading and unloading vessels; a wharf.
Translations Verb

quay (quays, present participle quaying; past and past participle quayed)

  1. To land or tie up at a quay or similar structure, especially used in the phrase "quay up".

Quay
Proper noun
  1. Surname



This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.003
Offline English dictionary