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shore /r/ n. [C;U] 1 the sandy or rocky area of land next to a body of water: She walked along the shore of Lake Michigan. 2 a seaside area: We like to spend our vacations at the Maryland shore.
phrasal v. sep. [T] to shore s.t. up: to support s.t.: The building was leaning, so a carpenter nailed on more pieces of wood to shore the walls up.||He shored it up.
Thesaurus: shore n. 1 an edge, shoreline 2 a coast, seashore, beach.