adverb \ə-ˈshr\

: on or to the shore of an ocean, sea, lake, or river

Full Definition of ASHORE

:  on or to the shore

Examples of ASHORE

  1. We docked our boat and went ashore to visit the island.
  2. the seashells that wash ashore after a storm

First Known Use of ASHORE

circa 1536


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