What does ashore mean?

Definitions for ashore
əˈʃɔr, əˈʃoʊrashore

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ashore.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ashore(adverb)

    towards the shore from the water

    "we invited them ashore"

Wiktionary

  1. ashore(Adverb)

    On the land as opposed to onboard

    Etymology: a- + shore

  2. ashore(Adverb)

    On, or towards the shore

    Etymology: 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

    Etymology: [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

How to pronounce ashore?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say ashore in sign language?

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Numerology

  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. Blaine Gibson:

    Mozambique is really separate from this -- even though it's on the Indian Ocean. I didn't come here to look for the plane, it was my 177th country to visit. I'm here as a tourist, but since I'm passionately interested in MH370, and I am on the Indian Ocean I thought, 'Why not take a boat out and ask some of the local people where stuff washed ashore from the open ocean?'.

  2. Joseph Thomas:

    Once we got it ashore with the help of another vessel, (the coastguard) scraped some of the goose barnacles off, and it just so happened the first place they scraped, they found the flag.

  3. Serina Tsubakihara:

    Park Lee said. Park Lee posted a lengthy message on Facebook in Chinese and Japanese after seeing several photos were taken in Japan. He said clues indicated the camera was owned by young people and posted several of the photos to help identify the owner. Within a day his post received more than 10,000 shares and a response from the owner, Serina Tsubakihara. Park Lee said he believed the camera was owned by someone who was younger based on the photos. ( Park Lee & Serina Tsubakihara) I couldn't believe Park Lee, Serina Tsubakihara told the BBC. I was super surprised when my friends told me about this and sent me the post with those pictures. Serina Tsubakihara said Serina Tsubakihara lost the camera in 2015 while Serina Tsubakihara was on vacation on the island of Ishigaki, Okinawa, about 155 miles east of Taiwan. The camera then drifted hundreds of miles, eventually washing ashore the beach in Taiwan. Park Lee posted several pictures to help identify the owner. ( Park Lee & Serina Tsubakihara) I was scuba diving and I lost the camera when one of my friends ran out of air and needed my help.

  4. Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia:

    My dear grandmother, we enjoy ourselves so much on our beloved Standart. Every day we go ashore with papa. Maria, Anastasia, and Aleksei go spearately. Olga and I go with papa, as papa walks a great deal, and Aleksei and the boys march up and down by the shore.

  5. Ahmed Abdi Falay:

    They climbed into the boat and were shocked to find the dead bodies of 10 people and 72 others who were in different stages of suffering, some of them in serious condition, the Coast Guard brought the 72 survivors and the bodies of the dead people ashore. The wounded are being treated and the dead are being buried.

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