onshore

[ on-shawr, -shohr, awn- ]SEE DEFINITION OF onshore

Synonyms for onshore

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When we got on board the boat, we found that all the women had taken refuge in it, thinking that they had seen Indians onshore.

Onshore, we had the sail spread so as to shelter us against the wind and dew.

Many a time I had to clear off the land, so to speak, against an onshore gale with my barge and family.

Undoubtedly an onshore wind and a flood-tide bring sand into the lower reaches, for the men find it in the dredges.

"Watchin' out for evidence in a law case, probably," growled Cap'n Sproul, the fear of onshore artfulness ever with him.