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Pronunciation of Anchor: Learn how to pronounce Anchor in English correctly

Learn how to say Anchor correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word anchor:

1a heavy object attached to a cable or chain and used to moor a ship to the sea bottom, typically having a metal shank with a pair of curved, barbed flukes at one end:
the boat, no longer held fast by its anchor, swung wildly
[as modifier]:
an anchor chain
(anchors) British informal the brakes of a car:
this idiot in front slammed on his anchors at a crossing
2a person or thing which provides stability or confidence in an otherwise uncertain situation:
the European Community is the economic anchor of the New Europe
3 (also anchor tenant or anchor store) a large and prestigious department store prominently sited in a new shopping centre.
4chiefly North American an anchorman or anchorwoman:
he signed off after nineteen years as CBS news anchor
[with object]
1moor (a ship) to the sea bottom with an anchor:
the ship was anchored in the lee of the island
[no object, with adverbial of place]:
we anchored in the harbour
secure firmly in position:
the tail is used as a hook with which the fish anchors itself to coral
provide with a firm basis or foundation:
it is important that policy be anchored to some acceptable theoretical basis
2chiefly North American present and coordinate (a television or radio programme):
she anchored a television documentary series in the early 1980s