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Bank is a general term for the land along the edge of a water course; it may also denote a raised portion of the bed of a river, lake, or ocean; as, the Banks of Newfoundland. A beach is a strip or expanse of incoherent wave-worn sand, which is often pebbly or full of boulders; we speak of the beach of a lake or ocean; a beach is sometimes found in the bend of a river. Strand is a more poetic term for a wave-washed shore, especially as a place for landing or embarking; as, the keel grates on the strand. The whole line of a country or continent that borders the sea is a coast. Shore is any land, whether cliff, or sand, or marsh, bordering water. We do not speak of the coast of a river, nor of the banks of the ocean, tho there may be banks by or under the sea. Edge is the line where land and water meet; as, the water's edge. Brink is the place from which one may fall; as, the river's brink; the brink of a precipice; the brink of ruin.
bank, beach, border, bound, brim, brink, coast, edge, marge, margin, rim, strand
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the land along the edge of a body of water
a beam or timber that is propped against a structure to provide support
propping up, shoring up, shoring
serve as a shore to
"The river was shored by trees"
set ashore, shore up, land, prop up, prop
land, set ashore, shoreverb
arrive on shore
"The ship landed in Pearl Harbor"
prop up, bring down, prop, shoot down, set down, shore up, land, down, bring, set ashore, put down
prop up, prop, shore up, shoreverb
support by placing against something solid or rigid
"shore and buttress an old building"
set ashore, shore up, land, prop up, prop
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coastlineSubmitted by rinat on October 2, 2019
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How to use shore in a sentence?
It was a brilliant move by the prosecutors to shore up a case with major problems.
When it comes to swimmers, I’m sure that must be rare. Did he know where he was? Maybe he was just swimming and found his way to your shore?
That's not good news. A lot of power plants of PGE are pretty much on the shore.
Once the sea house reaches the shore, the owner of this house can come to inspect it, as well as come forward to the Thai authorities in order to prove themselves in the legal process.
Mexican workers are cheaper than Chinese, so why not go near-shore rather than far-shore?
Translations for shore
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- شاطيء, شاطئArabic
- ribaCatalan, Valencian
- marbordo, bordoEsperanto
- orilla, costaSpanish
- rannikko, rantaFinnish
- bord, rive, rivageFrench
- cladachScottish Gaelic
- litoral, costaGalician
- किनारा, कनाराHindi
- 海岸, 河岸, 岸, 海浜, 湖岸Japanese
- sissaqKalaallisut, Greenlandic
- 海岸, 해안, 물가, 바닷가Korean
- ora, ripaLatin
- तट, किनाराMarathi
- kust, oeverDutch
- tábąąhNavajo, Navaho
- praia, costa, margem, orlaPortuguese
- coastă, mal, țărmRomanian
- obala, brijeg, бријег, breg, обала, брегSerbo-Croatian
- breg, obalaSlovene
- ukingo wa bahariSwahili
- ชายฝั่ง, ฝั่งThai
- бе́ріг, бе́регUkrainian
- کنارہ, ساحلUrdu
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