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Ashore Explained

ashore at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


ashore at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1586, from a- (1) + shore. ///

ashore at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adv on or towards the shore of a lake, river, sea etc// onshore// come/go ashore // --Seals come ashore to breed.// --Several dead birds had been washed ashore. //

Ashore at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Ashore \A*shore"\, adv. [Pref. a- + shore.]
On shore or on land; on the land adjacent to water; to the
shore; to the land; aground (when applied to a ship); --
sometimes opposed to {aboard} or {afloat}.

Here shall I die ashore. --Shak.

I must fetch his necessaries ashore. --Shak.

ashore at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adv : towards the shore from the water; "we invited them ashore"
[syn: {on land}, {toward land}, {onto land}]

ashore at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: prefix » a|shore


* Inter: audio » en-us-ashore.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ɔː(r)


    Inter: en-adv » -

  • Inter: nautica » l On the land as opposed to onboard
    1. Inter: nautica » l On, or towards the shore

      Usage notes

      * When a ship collides with the shore it is said to have run ashore; when a ship collides with a submerged object, such as a reef or sandbar, it is said to have run aground.

      Derived terms

      * hangashore


      Inter: trans-top » on the land

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|на сушата
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|maa|alt=maissa

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Japanese: 陸上 (rikujō)
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|en tierra

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » towards the shore
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|към брега
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|ranta|alt=rantaan

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: 上陸 (jōriku)

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    * ahorse, hoarse
    Translation: et » ashore
    Translation: es » ashore
    Translation: ko » ashore
    Translation: io » ashore
    Translation: li » ashore
    Translation: hu » ashore
    Translation: ml » ashore
    Translation: my » ashore
    Translation: pl » ashore
    Category: simple:ashore -
    Translation: fi » ashore
    Translation: sv » ashore
    Translation: ta » ashore
    Translation: te » ashore
    Translation: vi » ashore
    Translation: zh » ashore

    Related words:

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