Ashore - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈʃɔːr|  American pronunciation of the word ashore
Brit.  |əˈʃɔː|  British pronunciation of the word ashore

adverb

- towards the shore from the water

we invited them ashore

Examples

We docked our boat and went ashore to visit the island.

the seashells that wash ashore after a storm

Seals come ashore to breed.

Several dead birds had been washed ashore.

The monuments mark the exact / very spot where Columbus came ashore.

He would walk along the beach collecting the flotsam and jetsam that had been washed ashore.

We'll have two days ashore while the ship is in port.

The body was washed ashore (=brought to the shore by waves).

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