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ashoreadverb

uk   /əˈʃɔːr/ us   /əˈʃɔːr/
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.
(Definition of ashore from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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ashoreadverb [not gradable]

us   /əˈʃɔr, əˈʃoʊr/
toward or onto land from an area of water, or on land after coming from an area of water: Julie jumped off the boat and swam ashore.
(Definition of ashore from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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