What does the word shore mean?

Usage examples for shore

  1. A crowd of men stood on the shore, passing remarks to those who were leaving. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  2. Billy sprang on board and pushed off, and it was not till the boat was a dozen yards from shore that he turned to wave a farewell to Eliza and the Prime Minister. – Oswald Bastable and Others by Edith Nesbit
  3. There's a man on the shore! – Men, Women, and Boats by Stephen Crane