Definition of Shelter. Meaning of Shelter. Synonyms of Shelter
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Definition of Shelter
Shelter Shel"ter, v. i.
To take shelter.
There oft the Indian herdsman, shunning heat, Shelters
in cool. --Milton.
ShelterShelter Shel"ter, n. [Cf. OE. scheltrun, shiltroun,
schelltrome, scheldtrome, a guard, squadron, AS. scildtruma a
troop of men with shields; scild shield + truma a band of
men. See Shield, n.]
1. That which covers or defends from injury or annoyance; a
protection; a screen.
The sick and weak the healing plant shall aid, From
storms a shelter, and from heat a shade. --Pope.
2. One who protects; a guardian; a defender.
Thou [God] hast been a shelter for me. --Ps. lxi. 3.
3. The state of being covered and protected; protection;
Who into shelter takes their tender bloom. --Young.
Shelter tent,a small tent made of pieces of cotton duck
arranged to button together. In field service the soldiers
carry the pieces.
Syn: Asylum; refuge; retreat; covert; sanctuary; protection;
Meaning of Shelter from wikipedia
(building), a basic architectural structure
cover. Homeless shelter
, a temporary residence
- The Shelter
to: The Shelter
, a website dedicated
to Francis Schaeffer
Zone), a 1961 episode
of the television
- A fire shelter
is a safety device
of last resort
used by wildland firefighters
by wildfires. While
such a shelter cannot withstand
- Shelter Insurance Company
is a mutual insurance company which focuses
on Auto, Property, Business, and Life Insurance. It operates
- "No Shelter
" is a song by Rage Against
the Machine, released
in 1998 on the Godzilla
soundtrack. It can also be found
as a bonus track
on the Australian...
- Fallout Shelter
is a free-to-play simulation video
Game Studios, with ****istance by Behaviour
Interactive, and published
- Take Shelter
is a 2011 American psychological thriller drama
by Jeff Nichols
and starring Michael Shannon
- "Gimme Shelter
" is the opening track
to the 1969 album
Let It Bleed
by the Rolling
word was spelled
"Gimmie" on that album...
- The Shelters
are a rock band formed
in 2015 in Los Angeles, California
Simpson, Josh Jove, Sebastian
Harris, and Jacob
- The Cabmen's Shelter
Fund was established
in London, England, in 1875 to run shelters
for the drivers
cabs and later hackney carriages
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