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Origin of shore1
synonym study for shore
Words nearby shore
Definition for shore (2 of 4)
verb (used with object), shored, shor·ing.
Origin of shore2
Definition for shore (3 of 4)
verb (used with object), shored, shor·ing.Scot. and North England.
Origin of shore3
Definition for shore (4 of 4)
Example sentences from the Web for shore
Right now, as Hurricane Laura drives to the coastline at 15 miles per hour, it’s pushing the Gulf water towards the shore.Why is Hurricane Laura so frightening? Two words: storm surge|cleaf2013|August 26, 2020|Fortune
Backed by a well-off friend, Muhammad Danish, Ash set out to prove himself on foreign shores.
In 2013, Walmart rolled out a “Made in the USA” campaign, vowing to shore up domestic manufacturing by spending $50 billion over 10 years on US-made goods.
The others were from makers of furniture, pants, and shirts, and dozens of other businesses with industrial facilities they wanted to put to use to help shore up the supply of whatever was needed.
It turned out the trail I was hiking along connected all such locations on the island — those with multiple nearest points on the shore.
And it has become a go-to stop for Republican politicians eager to shore up their Christian credentials.
Each of us believes what we choose to believe, and facts have become bricks to shore up the fortress of our own biases.
It has taken more than that so far to just relocate the population and shore up the buildings.Madonna, Carla Bruni & Obama Abandoned Pledges To Rebuild L'Aquila After The Quake|Barbie Latza Nadeau|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
German artillery chased the landing craft where they milled off shore.
It announced a withdrawal from the French shore due to invincible enemy resistance.
The lake dwellers had fires, both on shore and in their huts over the water.
Yet, the next morning, when I went down upon the shore, how beautiful it looked—the hypocrite!Sketches in Canada, and rambles among the red men|Anna Brownell Jameson
No doubt exists with us now that the Shore Lark breeds here; we meet with them very frequently.Audubon and his Journals, Volume I (of 2)|Maria R. Audubon
The Emperor rode thither in haste, while Mahommed betook himself to the shore of the sea.The Prince of India, Volume II|Lew. Wallace
Surely we thought we were lost before, when he threw the great rock, and washed our ship back to the shore.
British Dictionary definitions for shore (1 of 3)
- land, as opposed to water (esp in the phrase on shore)
- (as modifier)shore duty