anchorage anchorage  /ˈæŋ kə rədʒ/


  1. (n) the condition of being secured to a base
  2. (n) place for vessels to anchor
  3. (n) the act of anchoring
  4. (n) a fee for anchoring
  5. (n) a city in south central Alaska


  1. Anchorage Mayor's Marathon 2013 Results: Men's and Women's Top Finishers

    The state of Alaska may not be known for their ideal weather conditions or marathon running, but that didn't stop the 2013 Anchorage Mayor's Marathon from featuring some of the world's best long-distance runners.  Saturday, June 22, marked the 40th annual event, which includes the marathon, half marathon, marathon relay, a four-mile race and a youth race. Alaska's biggest day for long-distance ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Anchorage fire danger still high heading into weekend

    Wildfire danger remains high in Anchorage this weekend, with a ban on outdoor burning still in effect for the city despite clouds in the forecast.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Anchorage Daily News

  3. Anchorage's Chalmers an NBA champ again

    Anchorage's Mario Chalmers, a 2005 Bartlett High grad, earned his second straight NBA championship with the Miami Heat on Thursday.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Anchorage Daily News


  1. "No matter how bad it is, it could be worse - we could be in Anchorage, Alaska," Johnson said.
    on Jan 16, 2009 By: Allen Johnson Source: FOXNews

  2. "I'll tell you, yesterday the Anchorage Daily News, they called again to ask _ double-, triple-, quadruple-check _ who is Trig's real mom," Palin told Esquire. "And I thought, 'Okay, more indication of continued problems in the world of...
    on Feb 5, 2009 By: Sarah Palin Source: FOXNews

  3. "I understand the per diem policy is, I can claim it if I am away from my residence for 12 hours or more. And Anchorage is where my residence is and I'm based from. And this trip took about four hours of driving time and time at the event, so I did...
    on Oct 11, 2008 By: Sean Parnell Source: FOXNews

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