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shelter
'ʃɛltər
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A structure that provides privacy and protection from danger.
  2. Protective covering that provides protection from the weather.
  3. Temporary housing for homeless or displaced persons.
  4. A way of organizing business to reduce the taxes it must pay on current earnings.
  5. The condition of being protected.
(动) As a verb
  1. Invest (money) so that it is not taxable.
  2. Provide shelter for.
Hyphenationshel•ter
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
Matching Results
避难所bìnàn suǒrefuge; asylum
庇护bìhùasylum; shelter; to shield; to put under protection; to take under one's wing
掩蔽yǎnbìshelter; screen; cover; protection
保护bǎohùto protect; to defend; to safeguard; protection
隐匿yǐnnìto cover up; to hide; to conceal
躲避duǒbìto hide; to evade; to dodge; to take shelter; to avoid (difficulties)
收留所shōuliú suǒshelter; refuge
蔽身处bì shēnchǔshelter
隐藏处yǐncáng chùshelter; hiding place
容留róngliúto shelter
遮挡zhēdǎngto shelter; to shelter from
帡幪píngméng(literary) tent; to shelter
窝藏wōcángto harbor; to shelter
to protect; cover; shelter; hide or harbor
藏身处cángshēn chùhiding place; hideout; shelter
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