|a.||1.||Being near or moving towards the shore; |
|Adj.||1.||inshore - (of winds) coming from the sea toward the land; "an inshore breeze"; "an onshore gale"; "seaward winds"|
offshore - (of winds) coming from the land; "offshore winds"
|2.||inshore - close to a shore; "inshore fisheries"|
|Adv.||1.||inshore - toward the shore; "we swam two miles inshore"|