Associations to the word «Harbour»


HARBOUR, noun. (obsolete) (uncountable) Shelter, refuge.
HARBOUR, noun. A place of shelter or refuge.
HARBOUR, noun. (obsolete) A house of the zodiac.
HARBOUR, noun. A sheltered area for ships; a piece of water adjacent to land in which ships may stop to load and unload.
HARBOUR, noun. (astrology) The mansion of a heavenly body.
HARBOUR, noun. A mixing box for materials in glass-working.
HARBOUR, verb. (transitive) To provide shelter or refuge for.
HARBOUR, verb. (transitive) To accept, as with a belief.
HARBOUR PORPOISE, noun. A porpoise, Phocoena phocoena that inhabits coastal areas and river estuaries
HARBOUR SEAL, noun. Alternative spelling of harbor seal
HARBOUR SEALS, noun. Plural of harbour seal

Dictionary definition

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

Wise words

Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.
Martin Luther King Jr.