The area of water between two piers or alongside a pier that receives a vessel for loading, unloading, or repairs:
An intermediate platform on a flight of stairs.
A structure of wood or stone, sometimes roofed over, built at the shore of a harbor, river, etc. for ships to lie alongside, as during loading or unloading; pier; dock
The definition of a pier is a heavy structure usually built over water.
The definition of a berth is a built-in space to sleep on a boat or train, the space required for a ship to maneuver safely and a place where a ship is intended to dock.
A structure of wood or stone extended into the sea to influence the current or tide, or to protect a harbor or beach.
The definition of a levee is a barrier or embankment designed to prevent the overflow of water onto land.
Find another word for quay. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for quay, like: dock, landing, wharf, pier, berth, jetty, key, quayside, levee, slip and marina.