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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To or on the shore.

Usage examples (35)
  • The fishermen know the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
  • We invited them ashore
  • The pilot, who was drifted ashore, is proof enough.
  • "Ain't you goin 'ashore?" said the skipper at her side. for more
Tutoring comment
  • The Navy should "assure" (guarantee) sailors who have been at sea for a year that they will come "ashore" (on land) soon.
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