Die Übersetzung von "sanctuary" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈsæŋk.tʃʊə.ri/ us /-tʃu.er.i/

[ no plural ] protection or a safe place, especially for someone or something being chased or hunted

abrigo, refúgio
Illegal immigrants found/sought/took sanctuary in a local church.
The chapel became a sanctuary for the refugees.
figurative If I want some peace and quiet, I take sanctuary in my study.

a place where birds or animals can live and be protected, especially from being hunted or dangerous conditions

santuário, reserva
a wildlife/bird sanctuary

(Die Übersetzung von "sanctuary" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)