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verb [transitive] harbor pronunciation in American English /ˈhɑrbər/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyharbor
he/she/itharbors
present participleharboring
past tenseharbored
past participleharbored

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  1. 1
    to hide someone who has done something wrong so that the police will not find them
  2. 2
    to keep a particular thought or feeling in your mind for a very long time
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    mainly journalism if a place harbors something, that thing can be found there

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