Shelter

English vocabulary and translations (See all)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

a shelter: a cover, a refuge, protection, a sanctuary
noun
We don't know how long we will be on this island, we must build shelter.

to shelter: to hide, to protect, to shield, to cover, to safeguard
verb
We met when he sheltered me from a wave of water from a passing car!

Examples

  • "It provides shelter, but little solace."
  • "Warbuckle has been sheltering illegal immigrants on his huge ranch, the London Ducky exclusively reveals."

Still having difficulties with 'Shelter'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Shelter'? Share it with us!