What does ashore mean?

Definitions for ashore
əˈʃɔr, əˈʃoʊrashore

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ashore(adverb)

    towards the shore from the water

    "we invited them ashore"


  1. ashore(Adverb)

    On the land as opposed to onboard

  2. ashore(Adverb)

    On, or towards the shore

  3. Origin: a- + shore

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ashore(adverb)

    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

  2. Origin: [Pref. a- + shore.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ashore

    a-shōr′, adv. on shore. [Prep. a, and Shore.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. ashore

    Aground, on land.--To go ashore, to disembark from a boat. Opposed to aboard.

Anagrams for ashore »

  1. ahorse, hoarse

  2. Ahorse

  3. Hoarse

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ashore in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ashore in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of ashore in a Sentence

  1. Babul Akhter:

    Most of the passengers were able to swim ashore.

  2. Mike Parker:

    I'm highly confident it came from ashore, this facility here.

  3. Taylor Lawrence:

    The success of this test keeps the program on track for a 2018 deployment at sea and ashore.

  4. Barry Svrluga:

    Hisjob was to provide coverfor the Army soldiers that were going ashore and tryingto climb the bluffs at Omaha Beach.

  5. Mike Parker:

    We were just challenged 30 minutes ago and the challenge came from the Chinese navy, and I'm highly confident it came from ashore, this facility here.

Images & Illustrations of ashore

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