|1.||[ verb ] maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings)|
|Synonyms:||hold harbor nurse entertain|
"bear a grudge" "entertain interesting notions" "harbor a resentment"
|2.||[ verb ] hold back a thought or feeling about|
"She is harboring a grudge against him"
|3.||[ verb ] keep in one's possession; of animals|
|4.||[ verb ] secretly shelter (as of fugitives or criminals)|
|Related terms:||shelter harbor harborage|
|5.||[ noun ] (housing) a place of refuge and comfort and security|
|Related terms:||refuge harbor|
|6.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 7207|
|7.||[ noun ] (nautical,geography) a place where ships can take on or discharge cargo|
|Synonyms:||harbor haven seaport|
|Related terms:||port boston_harbor Pearl_Harbor caesarea coaling_station port_of_call seafront landing wharf anchorage dock|