Meaning of SHORE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ʃɔ:(r) ]

( shores, shoring, shored)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

The shores or the shore of a sea, lake, or wide river is the land along the edge of it. Someone who is on shore is on the land rather than on a ship.

They walked down to the shore.

...elephants living on the shores of Lake Kariba...

I have spent less time on shore than most men...

N-COUNT : also prep N

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