shelter noun translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "shelter" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C or U]
/ˈʃel.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/
(a building designed to give) protection from bad weather, danger or attack
an air-raid shelter
They opened a shelter to provide temporary housing for the city's homeless.
The trees gave/provided some shelter from the rain.
Safe and enclosed spaces
find/take shelter to protect yourself from bad weather, danger or attack
We took shelter for the night in an abandoned house.
Defending and protectingBacking, supporting and defendingPreserving and savingChanging homes and moving
(Definition of shelter noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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