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verb [transitive]     harbor pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participleharboring
past tenseharbored
past participleharbored
  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
  3. 3
    mainly journalism if a place harbors something, that thing can be found there

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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