Meaning of ashore

a•shore

Pronunciation: (u-shôr', u-shōr'), [key]
— adv.
  1. to the shore; onto the shore: The schooner was driven ashore.
  2. on the shore; on land rather than at sea or on the water: The captain has been ashore for two hours.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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