What does anchorage mean?
The definition of anchorage
An”chor*age, n.
1 The act of anchoring, or the condition of lying at anchor.
2 A place suitable for anchoring or where ships anchor; a hold for an anchor.
3 The set of anchors belonging to a ship.
4 Something which holds like an anchor; a hold; as, the anchorages of the Brooklyn Bridge.
5 Something on which one may depend for security; ground of trust.
6 A toll for anchoring; anchorage duties. Johnson.
An”cho*rage, n.
Abode of an anchoret.