harbor

n.

  1. A station for rest and entertainment; a place of security and comfort; a refuge; a shelter.
  2. Specif.: A lodging place; an inn.
  3. The mansion of a heavenly body.
  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. A mixing box materials.
  6. To afford lodging to; to enter as guest; to receive; to give a refuge to; indulge or cherish (a thought or feeling, esp. an ill thought).

v. i.

  1. To lodge, or abide for a time; to take shelter, as in a harbor.