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Synonyms for harbour
ˈhɑr bərhar·bour

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seaport, haven, harbor, harbournoun

    a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo

    Synonyms:
    haven, harbor, seaport, oasis

  2. harbor, harbournoun

    a place of refuge and comfort and security

    Synonyms:
    seaport, harbor, haven

  3. harbor, harbourverb

    secretly shelter (as of fugitives or criminals)

    Synonyms:
    nurse, harbor, shield, entertain, hold

  4. harbor, harbourverb

    keep in one's possession; of animals

    Synonyms:
    nurse, harbor, shield, entertain, hold

  5. harbor, harbour, shieldverb

    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, nurseverb

    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

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#132make
#148support
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#246take
#272check
#333control
#555give
#656keep
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#1275hold
#1734agree
#2268reserve
#2412carry
#2422maintain
#2490bear
#2584obtain
#2700contain
#3373suck
#3541guard
#3795ports
#4200nurse
#4404throw
#4776harbor
#5276wearing
#5420moderate
#5932haven
#6486shield
#6544oasis
#6821admit
#6857retain
#7466harbour
#7523arrest
#7739defend
#8016accommodate
#8275bind
#9348declare
#9453concord
#11256sustain
#12551curb
#13959halt
#14008entertain
#17822prevail
#19121withstand
#21923deem
#24755concur
#29907defy
#30094restrain
#30317seaport
#33258lactate
#34821havre
#36343confine
#43063harbours
#44733oblige
#47378seabed
#53932obligate
#62605breastfeed
#76069seaports
#116873suckle
#199421adjudge

How to use harbour in a sentence?

  1. Commissioner Vera Jourova:

    In the new Safe Harbour there will be a suspension clause, saying that under concrete conditions we are going to suspend (it).

  2. 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.

  3. Ross McKean:

    Now is the time to take action if you are currently relying on Safe Harbour to justify transfers.

  4. Clara Bain:

    My friends are missing, a few of my cousins are missing over there, five in total, they lived in Marsh Harbour, everyone on the islands are missing someone, it's really devastating.

  5. Olafur Eliasson:

    One of the main sources of inspiration was for me my childhood in Iceland where the harbour,... where I spent a lot of time as my father was a sailor, sometimes filled up with boats so you could cross the harbour by going from one deck to the next.


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