• Berthing Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Berth
  2. (n.) The planking outside of a vessel, above the sheer strake.

• Berth Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A place in a ship to sleep in; a long box or shelf on the side of a cabin or stateroom, or of a railway car, for sleeping in.
  2. (v. t.) To give an anchorage to, or a place to lie at; to place in a berth; as, she was berthed stem to stern with the Adelaide.
  3. (n.) An allotted place; an appointment; situation or employment.
  4. (n.) Convenient sea room.
  5. (n.) A room in which a number of the officers or ships company mess and reside.
  6. (n.) The place where a ship lies when she is at anchor, or at a wharf.
  7. (v. t.) To allot or furnish berths to, on shipboard; as, to berth a ships company.

Bunk, Moor, Moorage, Mooring, Office, Place, Position, Post, Situation, Slip, Spot, Wharf,