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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 har·bor /ˈhɑrbɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 har·bor /ˈhɑrbɚ/ 及物動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Har·bor, v. i. To lodge, or abide for a time; to take shelter, as in a harbor.
    For this night let's harbor here in York.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Har·bor v. t. [Written also harbour.] [imp. & p. p. Harbored p. pr. & vb. n. Harboring.]  To afford lodging to; to entertain as a guest; to shelter; to receive; to give a refuge to; to indulge or cherish (a thought or feeling, esp. an ill thought); as, to harbor a grudge.
    Any place that harbors men.   --Shak.
    The bare suspicion made it treason to harbor the person suspected.   --Bp. Burnet.
    Let not your gentle breast harbor one thought of outrage.   --Rowe.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Har·bor n. [Written also harbour.]
 1. A station for rest and entertainment; a place of security and comfort; a refuge; a shelter.
    [A grove] fair harbour that them seems.   --Spenser.
    For harbor at a thousand doors they knocked.   --Dryden.
 2. Specif.: A lodging place; an inn. [Obs.]
 3. Astrol. The mansion of a heavenly body. [Obs.]
 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. Glass Works A mixing box for materials.
 Harbor dues Naut., fees paid for the use of a harbor.
 Harbor seal Zool., the common seal.
 Harbor watch, a watch set when a vessel is in port; an anchor watch.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo
           [syn: seaport, haven, harbour]
      2: a place of refuge and comfort and security [syn: harbour]
      v 1: maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings); "bear a grudge";
           "entertain interesting notions"; "harbor a resentment"
           [syn: harbour, hold, entertain, nurse]
      2: secretly shelter (as of fugitives or criminals) [syn: harbour]
      3: keep in one's possession; of animals [syn: harbour]
      4: hold back a thought or feeling about; "She is harboring a
         grudge against him" [syn: harbour, shield]