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“ashore” in British English

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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)

“ashore” in American English

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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)