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harbor

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1 a part of a body of water protected and deep enough to be a place of safety for ships

  • the tanker stayed in Boston harbor three days to undergo repairs
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2 something (as a building) that offers cover from the weather or protection from danger

  • seeking a harbor from the drenching rain, we unfortunately chose a bank where a robbery was taking place
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harbor

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1 to keep in oneʼs mind or heart

  • he had long harbored a grudge against his old employer, who had high-handedly fired him without cause
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hang on to, hold on to

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2 to provide with living quarters or shelter

  • the woods in our suburb harbor deer, foxes, raccoons, and skunks
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3 to be or provide a shelter for

  • the little cabin is harbored from the wind by a thick growth of pines
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