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ang ker

  • n  a mechanical device that prevents a vessel from moving
  • n  a central cohesive source of support and stability
    faith is his anchor
  • n  a television reporter who coordinates a broadcast to which several correspondents contribute
  • v  fix firmly and stably
    anchor the lamppost in concrete
  • v  secure a vessel with an anchor
    We anchored at Baltimore

  • A hard news anchor for a new era .
  • So she worked her way up from radio disc jockey and newsreader to TV reporter and local anchor in Houston and Philadelphia; she put in 16-hour days to eliminate any chance that .
  • Ever since Pan American Airways established tiny Wake Island as the third stop to from China, the airport's chief ornamental feature has been an old anchor.
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  • Barack Obama in ABC News
    Walter was always more than just an anchor,President Obama said Friday in a prepared statement. "He was someone we could trust to guide us through the most important issues of the day; a voice of certainty in an uncertain world. He was...
  • President Bush in International Herald Tribune
    I was watching Michael Phelps after the anchor leg touched,Bush said. "The whole thing is genuine. That's the good thing about the Olympics."
  • Bill Self in FOXSports.com
    I do think we return the best guard in the country and the best big man in the country,said head coach Bill Self. "I think if you're going to start a team, why not have an anchor and why not have a guard? They have a chance to do what they...

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