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Overview of noun harbor

The noun harbor has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (8) seaport, haven, harbor, harbour

(a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo)

2. harbor, harbour

(a place of refuge and comfort and security)


Overview of verb harbor

The verb harbor has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (4) harbor, harbour, hold, entertain, nurse

(maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings); "bear a grudge"; "entertain interesting notions"; "harbor a resentment")

2. (1) harbor, harbour

(secretly shelter (as of fugitives or criminals))

3. (1) harbor, harbour

(keep in one's possession; of animals)

4. (1) harbor, harbour, shield

(hold back a thought or feeling about; "She is harboring a grudge against him")

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