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Entry Word: shelter
Function: noun
Text: something (as a building) that offers cover from the weather or protection from danger <the sudden fierce storm forced us to run to the nearest shelter>
Synonyms asylum, harbor, harborage, haven, refuge, retreat, sanctuary, sanctum
Related Words anchorage, mooring, port; cover, screen; abode, diggings, domicile, dwelling, habitation, house, housing, lodging, lodgment (or lodgement), pad, place, quarters, residence, rest, roof; den, lair, hermitage, hideaway, hideout; fastness, fort, fortress, palisade, stronghold; lean-to, shed, windbreak