gangboard n. = GANGPLANK.


gangboard n. = GANGPLANK.
ganger n. Brit. the foreman of a gang of workers, esp. navvies.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • gangboard — gangboard, gang board gang board . a temporary bridge for getting on and off a vessel at dockside. Syn: gangplank, gang plank, gangway. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gangboard — noun a temporary bridge for getting on and off a vessel at dockside • Syn: ↑gangplank, ↑gangway • Hypernyms: ↑footbridge, ↑overcrossing, ↑pedestrian bridge * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • gangplank — Synonyms and related words: Bifrost, access, adit, air lock, approach, bascule bridge, bateau bridge, bridge, cantilever bridge, catwalk, corridor, drawbridge, entrance, entranceway, entry, entryway, floating bridge, flyover, footbridge,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gangboard — noun another term for gangplank …   English new terms dictionary

  • gang board — gangboard gangboard, gang board gang board . a temporary bridge for getting on and off a vessel at dockside. Syn: gangplank, gang plank, gangway. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bridge — Synonyms and related words: A string, Amati, Bifrost, Boston, Cremona, D string, E string, Earl of Coventry, G string, L, Pit, Polish bank, R, Russian bank, Strad, Stradivari, Stradivarius, Texas tower, accouple, accumulate, acting area,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • catwalk — Synonyms and related words: Bifrost, alameda, bascule bridge, bateau bridge, beaten path, beaten track, berm, bicycle path, boardwalk, bridge, bridle path, cantilever bridge, drawbridge, esplanade, fastwalk, floating bridge, flyover, foot… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • drawbridge — Synonyms and related words: Bifrost, abatis, advanced work, balistraria, bank, banquette, barbed wire entanglement, barbican, barricade, barrier, bartizan, bascule bridge, bastion, bateau bridge, battlement, breastwork, bridge, bulwark,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • flyover — Synonyms and related words: Bifrost, bascule bridge, bateau bridge, bridge, cantilever bridge, caravan, carrefour, catwalk, cavalcade, cloverleaf, column, cortege, crossing, crosspoint, crossroad, crosswalk, crossway, drawbridge, dress parade,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gangway — Synonyms and related words: Bifrost, access, adit, air lock, approach, bascule bridge, bateau bridge, bridge, cantilever bridge, catwalk, corridor, drawbridge, entrance, entranceway, entry, entryway, floating bridge, flyover, footbridge,… …   Moby Thesaurus


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