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Synonyms for harbour
ˈhɑr bər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seaport, haven, harbor, harbour(noun)

    a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo

    Synonyms:
    haven, harbor, seaport, oasis

  2. harbor, harbour(noun)

    a place of refuge and comfort and security

    Synonyms:
    seaport, harbor, haven

  3. harbor, harbour(verb)

    secretly shelter (as of fugitives or criminals)

    Synonyms:
    nurse, harbor, shield, entertain, hold

  4. harbor, harbour(verb)

    keep in one's possession; of animals

    Synonyms:
    nurse, harbor, shield, entertain, hold

  5. harbor, harbour, shield(verb)

    hold back a thought or feeling about

    "She is harboring a grudge against him"

    Synonyms:
    screen, nurse, harbor, shield, entertain, hold

  6. harbor, harbour, hold, entertain, nurse(verb)

    maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings)

    "bear a grudge"; "entertain interesting notions"; "harbor a resentment"

    Synonyms:
    accommodate, book, retain, moderate, view as, support, apply, hold back, defend, take hold, bind, suck, deem, hold up, toy with, arrest, breastfeed, take, have, concord, think about, check, make, take for, go for, throw, defy, control, harbor, keep, suckle, obligate, carry, give, adjudge, entertain, nurse, oblige, curb, hold, lactate, confine, have got, restrain, wet-nurse, withstand, agree, hold in, flirt with, halt, contain, think of, concur, maintain, guard, shield, keep back, sustain, prevail, reserve, admit, obtain, declare, give suck, bear

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    port, havre, seaport, harbours, harbor, cross-harbour, ports, haven, portuaire, seaports, wearing, seabed

How to pronounce harbour?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say harbour in sign language?

  1. harbour

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#62605breastfeed
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#116873suckle
#199421adjudge

How to use harbour in a sentence?

  1. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    If a man knows not what harbour he seeks, any wind is the right wind.

  2. Will Harbour:

    Will Harbour's very Russian in a way that Hopper's very American.

  3. Fox News Parker:

    We know that terrorists based in Syria harbour... ambitions towards the UK - trying to direct attacks against our country, and exhorting extremists here to act independently.

  4. Tony Carfang:

    Money funds are the safe harbour, if that goes away you are cutting a lot of treasurers loose, a lot of money loose.

  5. Catherine Novelli:

    We are very optimistic that we are going to be able to come to an agreement soon on Safe Harbour.


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