Shore Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Shore

The area of accumulated sand, stone, or gravel deposited along a shore by the action of waves and tides. Beaches usually slope gently toward the body of water they border and have a concave shape. They extend landward from the low water line to the point where there is a distinct change in material (as in a line of vegetation) or in land features (as in a cliff).
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The coastal land bordering a sea or an ocean.
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To prop is to position something in a way that it can provide support, or to lean an object up against something else so it stays close to upright.
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A thoroughfare in west-central London, England, running parallel to the northern bank of the Thames River and eastward from Trafalgar Square in the West End to the City of London. Among its well-known fixtures is the Savoy Hotel.
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The seashore.
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The coastal land bordering a sea or ocean
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The topmost edge of a cup, glass, bowl, etc.
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The upper edge of a steep or vertical slope:
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A mass noun for a quantity of clouds.
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The definition of a border is an edge or dividing line.
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The lateral edge of a river.
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The seaward-sloping area of a shore that lies between the average high tide mark and the average low tide mark.
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A shore toward which the wind blows and toward which a ship is likely to be driven.
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Of or relating to the shore, especially the seashore.
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Land bordering a body of water; a bank or shore.
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To buoy up or hearten:
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To prepare or position so as to be ready for impact or danger:
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To support something or someone by supplying evidence; to corroborate or substantiate.
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An area, as a beach, covered with this
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Sand is defined as small, loose, gritty particles of rock, or an area with these small particles.
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A customer's equity if his or her account is closed at the prevailing prices
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1597, William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, I.iii
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A district of Cardiff, Wales, located by the River Taff.
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A short form of the female given name Margaret.
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A support used by an injured or disabled person, often in pairs, as an aid to walking, having a vertical shaft that is sometimes forked, a horizontal grip for the hand, and a crosspiece that is positioned under the armpit or a cuff that wraps around the forearm.
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A postponement, especially of an execution or other punishment.
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Financial or other help.
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A supporting structure or foundation, esp. one placed beneath a wall
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The water near this land:
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A system of shores used for support
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To support with, or as if with, a prop.
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support by placing against something solid or rigid
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arrive on shore
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A sloped side of a river acting as a barrier between the water and level ground to either side.
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Antonyms for Shore

The interior part of a country. Shakespeare
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To bring or reduce to ruin
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To prevent (someone) from a purpose or course of action by persuasion:
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To discourage is defined as to try to get someone not to do something.
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Synonym Study

  • Bank applies to rising or steep land at the edge of a stream or river
  • Strand is a poetic word for shore or beach
  • Beach applies to a level stretch of sandy or pebbly seashore or lake shore, usually one that is washed by high water
  • Coast applies only to land along the sea
  • Shore is the general word applied to an edge of land directly bordering on the sea, a lake, a river, etc.
Find another word for shore. In this page you can discover 60 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shore, like: beach, seashore, prop, strand, windward shore, sandbank, seaside, waterfront, seacoast, brim and brink.