In layman's terms - a parking lot on water for boats and ships
Harbor Definition & Meaning
The word "Harbor" can be defined as a sheltered body of water where ships and boats can dock, usually protected from the open sea by a breakwater or other barrier.
Harbor can also refer to a place of safety, or comfort.
Harbor Used in a Sentence
- The captain skillfully guided the ship into the calm harbor.
- The harbor was bustling with activity as fishing boats returned from their daily catch.
- As the storm approached, the sailors knew they needed to find a safe harbor to ride it out.
Harbor Similar Words & Phrases (Synonyms)
Harbor Opposite Words & Phrases (Antonyms)
- Open sea
- Exposed coast
- Unprotected area