Nouns (6)
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shelter
n. temporary housing for homeless or displaced persons
shelter
n. protective covering that provides protection from the weather
tax shelter, shelter
n. a way of organizing business to reduce the taxes it must pay on current earnings
shelter, protection
n. the condition of being protected; "they were huddled together for protection"; "he enjoyed a sense of peace and protection in his new home"
Verbs (1)
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shelter
v. invest (money) so that it is not taxable
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Fuzzynyms (83)
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flat, apartment
n. a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
rooms, suite
n. apartment consisting of a series of connected rooms used as a living unit (as in a hotel)
cottage, bungalow
n. a small house with a single story
bema, sanctuary, chancel
n. area around the altar of a church for the clergy and choir; often enclosed by a lattice or railing
bema, sanctuary, chancel
n. area around the altar of a church for the clergy and choir; often enclosed by a lattice or railing
docking facility, dockage, dock
n. landing in a harbor next to a pier where ships are loaded and unloaded or repaired; may have gates to let water in or out; "the ship arrived at the dock more than a day late"
front
n. the side that is seen or that goes first
living quarters, quarters
n. housing available for people to live in; "he found quarters for his family"; "I visited his bachelor quarters"
cabin
n. a small house built of wood; usually in a wooded area
lodge
n. small house at the entrance to the grounds of a country mansion; usually occupied by a gatekeeper or gardener
canopy
n. the umbrellalike part of a parachute that fills with air
pier
n. a landing built out into the water
embrasure, porthole, port
n. an opening (in a wall or ship or armored vehicle) for firing through
sanctuary
n. a consecrated place where sacred objects are kept
concealment, covert, cover, screen
n. a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something; "a screen of trees afforded privacy"; "under cover of darkness"; "the brush provided a covert for game"; "the simplest concealment is to match perfectly the color of the background"
cover song, cover version, cover
n. a recording of a song that was first recorded or made popular by somebody else; "they made a cover of a Beatles' song"
dock, wharfage, wharf, pier
n. a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats
port
n. a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
harbour, harbor
n. a place of refuge and comfort and security
anchorage ground, anchorage
n. place for vessels to anchor
moorage
n. a fee for mooring
retreat
n. a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet
refuge, safety
n. a safe place; "He ran to safety"
natural covering, cover, covering
n. a natural object that covers or envelops; "under a covering of dust"; "the fox was flushed from its cover"
lagune, laguna, lagoon
n. a body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand or coral
recess, inlet
n. an arm off of a larger body of water (often between rocky headlands)
safety
n. the state of being certain that adverse effects will not be caused by some agent under defined conditions; "insure the safety of the children"; "the reciprocal of safety is risk"
defend
v. be on the defensive; act against an attack
protect
v. shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage; "Weatherbeater protects your roof from the rain"
ward, guard
v. watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect; "guard my possessions while I'm away"
hold, guard, defend
v. protect against a challenge or attack; "Hold that position behind the trees!"; "Hold the bridge against the enemy's attacks"
screen, shield
v. protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm
safeguard
v. make safe
cover
v. to take an action to protect against future problems; "Count the cash in the drawer twice just to cover yourself"
escort
v. accompany as an escort; "She asked her older brother to escort her to the ball"
get away, escape
v. remove oneself from a familiar environment, usually for pleasure or diversion; "We escaped to our summer house for a few days"; "The president of the company never manages to get away during the summer"
police, patrol
v. maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol
save, spare
v. refrain from harming
accommodate, lodge
v. provide housing for; "We are lodging three foreign students this semester"
canton, billet, quarter
v. provide housing for (military personnel)
hold, maintain, keep
v. keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"
preserve, keep
v. maintain in safety from injury, harm, or danger; "May God keep you"
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shelter
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