Quay in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Quay

a concrete loading dock situated on the edge of a body of water

Examples of Quay in a sentence

After years of loading and unloading freight on top of it, sections of the old concrete quay began to crumble into the sea. 🔊

The quay was constructed out of material tough enough to stand water erosion and heavy loads. 🔊

Since boats seemed to flock to the main dock, another quay was built on the north end of the shore. 🔊

Porters moved large carts of freight from the vessel to the quay in the Maine harbor. 🔊

The quay was named the gull wharf after the seagulls that flocked around the dockside. 🔊

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