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English definition of “ashore”

ashore

adverb uk   /əˈʃɔːr/ us    /-ˈʃɔːr/
towards or onto land from an area of water: We swam ashore. A few pieces of wood had washed ashore. Strong winds blew the ship ashore.Terms for location and direction used at sea
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