ashore


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a·shore

 (ə-shôr′)
adv.
1. To or onto the shore: driven ashore by the wind.
2. On land: spent the day ashore.

ashore

(əˈʃɔː)
adv
(Physical Geography) towards or onto land from the water: we swam ashore.
adj, adv (postpositive)
(Physical Geography) on land, having come from the water: a day ashore before sailing.

a•shore

(əˈʃɔr, əˈʃoʊr)

adv.
1. to or onto the shore.
2. on land rather than at sea or on the water.
[1580–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.ashore - towards the shore from the waterashore - towards the shore from the water; "we invited them ashore"

ashore

adverb on land, on the beach, on the shore, aground, to the shore, on dry land, shorewards, landwards Once ashore, the vessel was thoroughly inspected.
Translations
عَلى أو إلى الشاطئ
na břehna břehu
fra bordei land
a/en tierra firme
partonpartra
í land , aî landi
ant krantoį krantą
izkāpt krastākrastākrasta virzienā
na obali
kıyıdakıyıya

ashore

[əˈʃɔːʳ] ADVen tierra
to be ashoreestar en tierra
to go/come ashoredesembarcar
to put sb ashoredesembarcar a algn, poner a algn en tierra
to run ashoreencallar

ashore

[əˈʃɔːr] advà terre
Once ashore, the vessel was inspected → Une fois qu'il eut touché terre, le vaisseau a été inspecté.
to go ashore [person] → aller à terre, débarquer; [vessel] → toucher terre
to come ashore [oil, debris] → aborder, toucher terre
Oil has come ashore east of Plymouth → Un cargo pétrolier a abordé à l'est de Plymouth., Un cargo pétrolier a touché terre à l'est de Plymouth.

ashore

advan Land; to run ashorestranden, auf den Strand auflaufen; to put ashorean Land gehen

ashore

[əˈʃɔːʳ] adva terra
to go ashore → scendere a terra, sbarcare

ashore

(əˈʃoː) adverb
on or on to the shore. The sailor went ashore.
References in classic literature ?
'Now, men, as we are just off a six months' cruise, and have got through most all our work in port here, I suppose you want to go ashore. Well, I mean to give your watch liberty today, so you may get ready as soon all you please, and go; but understand this, I am going to give you liberty because I suppose you would growl like so many old quarter gunners if I didn't; at the same time, if you'll take my advice, every mother's son of you will stay aboard and keep out of the way of the bloody cannibals altogether.
Let's allow the men an afternoon ashore. If they all go, why we'll fight the ship.
It lasted for two days and scores of vessels were driven ashore and completely wrecked.
And then, our plans made, we rowed ashore over the banks of living coral and pulled our boat up the white beach of coral sand.
But if the word "missing" brings all hope to an end and settles the loss of the underwriters, the word "overdue" confirms the fears already born in many homes ashore, and opens the door of speculation in the market of risks.
The whaleboat was not necessary to put the Langa-Langa return boys ashore. Hundreds of canoes lay twenty deep along both sides of the Arangi, and each boy, with his box and bell, was clamoured for by scores of relatives and friends.
If it would only come a good black stormy night and I could get ashore. You see, they've got spies on me.
Yet he was as submissive to a word of advice as if he had been in constant terror, for, when we ran ashore to get some bottles of beer into the boat, and he was stepping out, I hinted that I thought he would be safest where he was, and he said.
As for King William Island, the Makambo, on the former run of the Cockspur, stopped there every ten weeks; but the direst threat Daughtry ever held over him was the putting ashore of him at the place where the two active young men still mourned their pig.
As we approached, the two fishermen proceeded to cast off from their net and row ashore, while the first two rowed back and made fast to the net we had abandoned.
You could pretty plainly tell how long each one had been ashore. This young fellow's healthy cheek is like a sun-toasted pear in hue, and would seem to smell almost as musky; he cannot have been three days landed from his Indian voyage.
Montgomery cracked his whip at them, and forthwith they all turned and fled helter-skelter into the trees; and when Montgomery and Moreau were at a distance I judged sufficient, I waded ashore, and picked up and examined the revolvers.