Adjective "Harbored" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Harbored


    Definition:

    1. a part of a body of water along the shore deep enough for anchoring a ship and so situated with respect to coastal features, whether natural or artificial, as to provide protection from winds, waves, and currents.

    2. such a body of water having docks or port facilities.

    3. any place of shelter or refuge: The old inn was a harbor for tired travelers. verb (used with object)

    4. to give shelter to; offer refuge to: They harbored the refugees who streamed across the borders.

    5. to

    Origin:
    harbor

    Examples:

    "hopes can be harbored."