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harbor

noun

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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 ducked into a café.
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harbor

verb

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1 to keep in one's 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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