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inshore

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adjective in·shore \ˈin-ˈshȯr\

Definition of inshore

  1. 1 :  situated, living, or carried on near shore

  2. 2 :  moving toward shore an inshore current

Examples of inshore in a sentence

  1. They fish in the shallow inshore waters of the Atlantic.

  2. an oil spill that was devastating to inshore fisheries in the area

1701

First Known Use of inshore

1701


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inshore

adverb in·shore

Definition of inshore

  1. :  to or toward shore boats driven inshore by the storm

1748

First Known Use of inshore

1748


INSHORE Defined for English Language Learners

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inshore

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adjective in·shore \ˈin-ˈshȯr\

Definition of inshore for English Language Learners

  • : moving toward the shore away from the water

  • : located near the shore



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