Harbour

  • (verb): Hold back a thought or feeling about.
    Synonyms: harbor, shield
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on harbour:

Port Chalmers
... Port Chalmers lies ten kilometres inside Otago Harbour, some 15 kilometres northeast from Dunedin's city centre ... shore of this peninsula are a pair of islands, which lie across the harbour between Port Chalmers and the Otago Peninsula ... Although the harbour beyond Port Chalmers is regularly dredged, most of the port activity is centred on Port Chalmers rather than on central Dunedin ...
Jens Müller (pilot) - Career
... who offered to aid their escape, telling them to wait down at a pier in the harbour ... the next at an inn, and on returning to the harbour the next evening, met two Swedish sailors who helped smuggle them past the harbour authorities ...
Toronto Harbour - Port
... Toronto Harbour is both a commercial port and a recreation area ... Commercial activities are confined mainly to the harbour's eastern side, while the western side was developed into Harbourfront, a conversion from industrial land to recreational and cultural uses ... Toronto also has a second harbour, called the Outer Harbour (Toronto Harbour is sometimes called the Inner Harbour), but it never developed into a commercially ...
Owers - Selsey Area - Pagham Harbour
... Pagham Harbour currently is a nature reserve, however in earlier times was a working harbour with three ports, one at the western end at Sidlesham Mill known as ... The Port of Wythering was overrun by the sea in the 13th century and the whole harbour eventually silted up and ceased to be navigable, except for small craft ...
Middle Harbour
... Middle Harbour is the northern arm of Port Jackson in Sydney, Australia ... Middle Harbour extends about 10 kilometers (6.2 mi) to the northwest, from where it joins the main harbour near the Heads ... rugged, barren and forested and for this reason Middle Harbour was almost entirely neglected during the first two centuries of European settlement in Sydney ...

More definitions of "harbour":

  • (noun): A place of refuge and comfort and security.
    Synonyms: harbor
  • (verb): Secretly shelter (as of fugitives or criminals).
    Synonyms: harbor
  • (noun): A sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo.
    Synonyms: seaport, haven, harbor
  • (verb): Keep in one's possession; of animals.
    Synonyms: harbor

Famous quotes containing the word harbour:

    Patience, the beggar’s virtue, Shall find no harbour here.
    Philip Massinger (1583–1640)