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Definition of Harbor

Harbor

  1. A station for rest and entertainment; a place of security and comfort; a refuge; a shelter.
  2. Specif.: A lodging place; an inn.
  3. The mansion of a heavenly body.
  4. 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.
  5. A mixing box materials.
  6. 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).
  7. To lodge, or abide for a time; to take shelter, as in a harbor.

Harbor Quotations

There are no contests in the Art of Peace. A true warrior is invincible because he or she contests with nothing. Defeat means to defeat the mind of contention that we harbor within.
Morihei Ueshiba

When reflecting upon it today, that the Pearl Harbor attack should have succeeded in achieving surprise seems a blessing from Heaven. It was clear that a great American fleet had been concentrated in Pearl Harbor, and we supposed that the state of alert would be very high.
Hideki Tojo

After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941, the United States would enter, in a formal way, what had been up to that date strictly a European conflict. Marcus Garvey's prophecy about the European scramble to maintain dominance over the whole world was now a reality.
John Henrik Clarke

Nothing is over until we decide it is! Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? Hell, no!
John Belushi

I never forget. I never forgive. I can wait. I find it very easy to harbor a grudge. I have scores to settle.
Tom Wolfe
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Harbor Translations

harbor in Afrikaans is hawe
harbor in Danish is havn
harbor in Dutch is haven
harbor in Finnish is satama
harbor in German is Hafen
harbor in Italian is porto
harbor in Portuguese is porto
harbor in Spanish is puerto

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