1. [ noun ] (geography) the land along the edge of a body of water (a lake or ocean or river)
Related terms: geological_formation seashore strand lakeside beach shoreline river ocean lake land
2. [ verb ] serve as a shore to

"The river was shored by trees"

Related terms: bound
3. [ verb ] (nautical) arrive on shore
Synonyms: set_ashore land

"The ship landed in Pearl Harbor"

Related terms: arrive
4. [ adjective ] of or on or relating to the seashore
Synonyms: seashore

"seashore resorts" "a shore dinner" "a marine on shore duty"

Related terms: coastal
5. [ verb ] support by placing against something solid or rigid
Synonyms: prop_up shore_up prop

"shore and buttress an old building"

Related terms: hold bolster prop
6. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 4190
7. [ noun ] a beam or timber that is propped against a structure to provide support
Synonyms: shoring
Related terms: beam prop_up
Similar spelling:   Shorey