The area of water between two piers or alongside a pier that receives a vessel for loading, unloading, or repairs:
A structure of wood or stone extended into the sea to influence the current or tide, or to protect a harbor or beach.
The area at the top or bottom of a staircase.
A long ridge of sand, silt, and clay built up by a river along its banks, especially during floods.
To make fast (a vessel, for example) by means of cables, anchors, or lines:
To come to a berth; dock.
Find another word for wharf. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wharf, like: boat landing, quay, dock, jetty, landing, levee, slip, waterfront, pier, wharfage and moor.