Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am right with my interpretation of the expressions in bold in the following sentences?
"In the face of the exodus of all those who migrate from their homelands and are driven away by hunger, intolerance or environmental degradation," the Roman Catholic Church calls for "an attitude of acceptance and welcome," he said, looking calm and collected as he gave the "urbi et orbi" (to the city and the world) message just hours after a woman jumped a security barrier and lunged at him, causing him to fall to the ground.
lunge (v) = make a thrusting forward movement; dash; thrust at= to move forward suddenly and with force, especially in order to attack someone may be with something such as a knife or sword. However in the instant case nothing was carried: She suddenly lunged at the Pope with nothing in her hand.
Video footage showed the 82-year-old pontiff being knocked to the ground as a woman jumped the barrier to get to him.
“Hindeburg Disaster Newsreel Footage” is a 1937 documentary film which shows the burnig, explosion, and crash of the zeppelin “Hindenburg”.
footage = film that has been shot= cinema film showing a particular event
Italian media said the woman did not harbor malicious intentions.
The bare suspicion made it treason to harbor the person suspected.
harbor = entertain, feel, bear; to indulge or cherish (a thought or feeling, esp. an ill thought); as, to harbor a grudge=to keep bad thoughts, fears
For this night let's harbor here in York.
harbor = to lodge, or abide for a time; to take shelter, as in a harbor Ok
For harbor at a thousand doors they knocked.
harbor (n) = a station for rest and entertainment; a place of security and comfort; a refuge; a shelter ok
Thousands of refugees find safe harbor in Jerusalem,
We shouldn’t give harbor to a criminal.
harbor = hide=to protect and hide criminals that the police are searching for
The woods harbor much game/different kinds of germs
harbor = hide=to contain something hidden and dangerous:
Thank you for your efforts.
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