Synonyms for (noun) shore

Synonyms: shore, shoring

Definition: a beam or timber that is propped against a structure to provide support

Similar words: beam

Definition: long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction


Synonyms: shore

Definition: the land along the edge of a body of water

Similar words: geological formation, formation

Definition: (geology) the geological features of the earth

Synonyms for (verb) shore

Synonyms: prop, prop up, shore, shore up

Definition: support by placing against something solid or rigid

Usage: shore and buttress an old building

Similar words: hold, hold up, support, sustain

Definition: be the physical support of; carry the weight of

Usage: The beam holds up the roof; He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam; What's holding that mirror?


Synonyms: shore, set ashore, land

Definition: arrive on shore

Usage: The ship landed in Pearl Harbor

Similar words: come, arrive, get

Definition: reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress

Usage: She arrived home at 7 o'clock; She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight


Synonyms: shore

Definition: serve as a shore to

Usage: The river was shored by trees

Similar words: border, bound

Definition: form the boundary of; be contiguous to