refugenoun [ C or U ]uk /ˈref.juːdʒ/ us /ˈref.juːdʒ/
- Hundreds of dissidents are seeking refuge in the US embassy.
- He always refers to the house as his "refuge".
- The walkers sought refuge from the storm in a farmer's barn.
- In the event of an attack, take refuge in the basement.
- The townspeople had taken refuge in the church.