Lengua inglesa
shelter pronunciación
1 protection against weather or danger.
2 a place or structure providing this.
3 a place of refuge, retreat or temporary lodging in distress.
verb (sheltered , sheltering )
1 to protect someone or something from the effects of weather or danger.
2 to give asylum or lodging.
3 intr to take cover.
[16c: possibly from sheltron phalanx, from Anglo-Saxon scieldtruma , from scield shield + truma soldier]
shelterer noun .

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