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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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