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Overview of noun shelter

1. shelter -- (a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger)

2. shelter -- (protective covering that provides protection from the weather)

3. protection, shelter -- (the condition of being protected; "they were huddled together for protection"; "he enjoyed a sense of peace and protection in his new home")

4. tax shelter, shelter -- (a way of organizing business to reduce the taxes it must pay on current earnings)

5. shelter -- (temporary housing for homeless or displaced persons)

Overview of verb shelter

1. shelter -- (provide shelter for; "After the earthquake, the government could not provide shelter for the thousands of homeless people")

2. shelter -- (invest (money) so that it is not taxable)

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