|a.||1.||From the shore; |
|2.||Located in the waters near the shore; |
|3.||Operating or located in a foreign country; |
|Adj.||1.||offshore - (of winds) coming from the land; "offshore winds"|
|2.||offshore - at some distance from the shore; "offshore oil reserves"; "an offshore island"|
|Adv.||1.||offshore - away from shore; away from land; "cruising three miles offshore"|
onshore - on or toward the land; "they were living onshore"