Found 3 items, similar to shelter.
English → Indonesian
aling, alingan, deking, keteduhan, memberi tempat, menaungi, mengalingi, naung, naungan, pernaungan
English → English
n 1: a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger
2: protective covering that provides protection from the
3: the condition of being protected; “they were huddled
together for protection”
; “he enjoyed a sense of peace and
protection in his new home”
4: a way of organizing business to reduce the taxes it must pay
on current earnings [syn: tax shelter
5: temporary housing for homeless or displaced persons
v 1: provide shelter for; “After the earthquake, the government
could not provide shelter for the thousands of homeless
2: invest (money) so that it is not taxable
English → English
, 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
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.
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.
,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;
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sheltered
; p. pr. &
vb. n. Sheltering
1. To be a shelter for; to provide with a shelter; to cover
from injury or annoyance; to shield; to protect.
Those ruins sheltered once his sacred head.
You have no convents . . . in which such persons may
be received and sheltered. --Southey.
2. To screen or cover from notice; to disguise.
In vain I strove to cheek my growing flame,
Or shelter passion under friendship's name. --Prior.
3. To betake to cover, or to a safe place; -- used
They sheltered themselves under a rock. --Abp.
, v. i.
To take shelter.
There oft the Indian herdsman, shunning heat,
Shelters in cool. --Milton.