shelternoun [C or U]uk /ˈʃel.tər/ us /-t̬ɚ/
- There was no shelter from the merciless heat.
- The bomb shelter has concrete walls that are three metres thick.
- Spare a thought for all those without shelter on a cold night like this.
- An upturned boat on the beach provided shelter.
- When the air raid siren went off people ran to their shelters.
shelterverbuk /ˈʃel.tər/ us /-t̬ɚ/
shelter verb (PROTECT)
shelter verb (AVOID TAX)