Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Russian translation of “anchor”

anchor

noun [C]     /ˈæŋkər/
BOAT a heavy , metal object that is dropped into water to stop a boat from moving
якорь
Parts of ships and boatsPorts and docks
JOB US someone who reads the news and announcements on a television or radio programme
ведущий теле- или радиопередачи
Occupations and trades
(Definition of anchor noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

More translations of “anchor” in Russian

Definitions of “anchor” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

prenuptial agreement

an official document signed by two people before they get married that says what will happen to their possessions and/or children if they divorce (= officially stop being married)

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More