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harbored

verb
past tense of harbor

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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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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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“Harbored.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/harbored. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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