Synonyms of jetty
pierDictionary • Schooners are moored off wooden jetties.
pier • The lifeboats were moored at the pier.
dock • He brought his boat right into the dock at Southampton.
wharf • There were three teenagers fishing from the wharf.
quay • Jack and Stephen were waiting for them on the quay.
breakwater • Suddenly a breakwater loomed up in front.
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breakwaterA breakwater is a wooden or stone wall that extends from the shore into the sea and is built in order to protect a harbour or beach from the force of the waves.
• Suddenly a breakwater loomed up in front.
dockA dock is an enclosed area in a harbour where ships go to be loaded, unloaded, and repaired.
• He brought his boat right into the dock at Southampton.
moleA mole is a natural dark spot or small dark lump on someone's skin.
Thesaurus for jetty from the Collins English Thesaurus
a structure built from a shore out into the water to direct currents or protect a harbour