chocknoun [ C ]uk /tʃɒk/ us /tʃɑːk/
Examples from literature
- A few moments to get her running smoothly, a rapid test to see that she was 'giving her revs.' and the chocks, were waved away from the wheels.
- An eight-foot tender rested on chocks atop the main cabin.
- I saw the skipper watching it as the deck-hands put chocks under it and made it fast against the rolling of the ship.