There are 2 translations of shore in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ʃɔːr; ʃɔː(r)/


  • 1 c 1.1 (of sea, lake) orilla (f) we walked along the shore caminamos por la orilla we were swimming close to (the) shore nadábamos cerca de la orilla they have a house by the shore tienen una casa a la orilla del mar/lago
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    • Eight holes are along the shores of Lake Michigan and strong winds could be a major factor in the event.
    • Well, it's overcast and windy along the shores of Lake Michigan and Eastern Wisconsin.
    • She could hear the soft lapping of the lake water on its shores, and the rustle of the breeze through the leaves of the trees.
    1.2 (coast) costa (f), ribera (f) the ship was a mile off shore el barco estaba a una milla de la costa
  • 2 2.1 u (land) to go on shore bajar a tierra (firme) 2.2
    (shores pl)
    (country) [literario/literary] tierras (fpl) on these shores en estas tierras
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    • Each of the huge rafters had been carved from a single tree, and old tombstones told tales of deaths on distant shores as, indeed, they did in Kochi's St. Francis Church.
    • At 26, Wilder arrived on American shores with just $11 in his pocket, and from that moment on, he lived his life in English.
    • Plant hunters were bringing exotic new species from distant shores and their finds prompted extreme security measures such as man-traps.

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There are 2 translations of shore in Spanish:



  • shore up

Phrasal verbs

shore up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[building/wall] apuntalar; [argument/case] reforzar*, apoyar; [share price] sostener*, apuntalar

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