Associations to the word «Harbor»

Pictures for the word «Harbor»


HARBOR, noun. A sheltered expanse of water, adjacent to land, in which ships may dock or anchor, especially for loading and unloading.
HARBOR, noun. Any place of shelter.
HARBOR, verb. (transitive) To provide a harbor or safe place for.
HARBOR, verb. (intransitive) To take refuge or shelter in a protected expanse of water.
HARBOR, verb. (transitive) To hold or persistently entertain in one's thoughts or mind.
HARBOR GASKET, noun. (US) (nautical) A line or band used to lash a furled sail when in port.
HARBOR MASTER, noun. Alternative form of harbourmaster
HARBOR SEAL, noun. A species of true seals, Phoca vitulina.
HARBOR SEALS, noun. Plural of harbor seal

Dictionary definition

HARBOR, noun. A sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo.
HARBOR, noun. A place of refuge and comfort and security.
HARBOR, verb. Maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings); "bear a grudge"; "entertain interesting notions"; "harbor a resentment".
HARBOR, verb. Secretly shelter (as of fugitives or criminals).
HARBOR, verb. Keep in one's possession; of animals.
HARBOR, verb. Hold back a thought or feeling about; "She is harboring a grudge against him".

Wise words

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Leo Tolstoy