ashore ashore  /ə ˈʃɔr/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) towards the shore from the water

Usage(s):

  1. An oil-covered bird squawks on the seafront in Malpica, northwestern Spain, after oil from the tanker Prestige washed ashore.
  2. Within a few minutes, a grim detachment of Marines rounded up the pirates and put them ashore.
  3. A third force arrived in boats piloted by local lobster-menwho fear that the discharge from the plant would cut their catchesand waded ashore.

News

  1. Waterspout damages power lines, camps at Grand Isle

    The National Weather Service says a waterspout came ashore on Grand Isle but appears to have done little damage.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: FOX 8 New Orleans

  2. Waterspout damages power line, camp at Grand Isle - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

    GRAND ISLE, La. (AP) - The National Weather Service says a waterspout came ashore on Grand Isle but appears to have done little damage. Police told the weather service that the waterspout damaged the roof of a camp on the island's bay side.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: KALB Alexandria

  3. Migrants come ashore in Golden Beach

    GOLDEN BEACH, Fla. (WSVN) -- More than two dozen migrants came ashore, Sunday night. Several agencies responded to the scene along Ocean Boulevard just south of Palermo Avenue.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: 7 News Miami

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