Meaning of “run aground/ashore” in the English Dictionary

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"run aground/ashore" in British English

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run aground/ashore

also run onto the rocks

If a ship or boat runs aground/ashore, it hits the coast, sometimes becoming stuck there.

(Definition of “run aground/ashore” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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