Definition of harbor:
- A mixing box materials.
- A portion of a sea, a lake, or other large body of water, either landlocked or artificially protected so as to be a place of safety for vessels in stormy weather; a port or haven.
- A station for rest and entertainment; a place of security and comfort; a refuge; a shelter.
- Specif.: A lodging place; an inn.
- The mansion of a heavenly body.
- To afford lodging to; to enter as guest; to receive; to give a refuge to; indulge or cherish ( a thought or feeling, esp. an ill thought).
- To lodge, or abide for a time; to take shelter, as in a harbor.
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- defense (part of speech: noun)
- refuge (part of speech: noun)
- harbor (part of speech: verb)
- "American Merchant Ships and Sailors", Willis J. Abbot.
- "Pelle the Conqueror, Vol. 2", Martin Anderson Nexo.
- "A Jolly Fellowship", Frank R. Stockton.