Definition of hug the shore
- The boat hugged the shore.
: to press tightly especially in the arms
: to hold fast : cherish
: the land bordering a usually large body of water
: a boundary (as of a country) or an area within a boundary
: land as distinguished from the sea
: a prop for preventing sinking or sagging
: to support by a shore : prop
: to give support to : brace
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