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Engelsk navneord: shelter

1. shelter (om genstand) a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger


Mindre specifikke termerconstruction, structure


Mere specifikke termerarmy hut, asylum, collapsible shelter, cookhouse, cyclone cellar, dugout, fallout shelter, field hut, haven, hovel, hut, hut, hutch, loft, mantelet, mantlet, oasis, pigeon loft, refuge, sanctuary, sconce, shack, shanty, storm cellar, tent, tornado cellar

2. shelter (om genstand) protective covering that provides protection from the weather


Mindre specifikke termerprotection, protective cover, protective covering


Mere specifikke termerbell cot, bell cote, birdhouse, canopy, cote, dog house, doghouse, kennel, lean-to, roost, sconce, sentry box

3. shelter (om tilstand) the condition of being protected


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were huddled together for protection.
He enjoyed a sense of peace and protection in his new home.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)protection


Mindre specifikke termersecurity


Mere specifikke termerindemnity, insurance, radioprotection

4. shelter (om forhold) a way of organizing business to reduce the taxes it must pay on current earnings


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)tax shelter


Mindre specifikke termerdecrease, diminution, reduction, step-down

5. shelter (om genstand) temporary housing for homeless or displaced persons


Mindre specifikke termerhousing, living accommodations, lodging


Mere specifikke termercamp, refugee camp


Engelsk udsagnsord: shelter

1. shelter (om tilstand) provide shelter for


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAfter the earthquake, the government could not provide shelter for the thousands of homeless people.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerfurnish, provide, render, supply


Mere specifikke termerdomiciliate, harbor, harbour, house, kennel, put up, stable, stall

2. shelter (om forhold) invest (money) so that it is not taxable


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercommit, invest, place, put









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