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We found 40 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word shelter:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. shelter: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. shelter: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. shelter: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. shelter: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. shelter, shelter: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Shelter, shelter: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. shelter: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. shelter: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. shelter: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. shelter: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. shelter: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. shelter: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. shelter: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Shelter, shelter: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. shelter: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Shelter (Alcest album), Shelter (Birdy song), Shelter (Brand New Heavies album), Shelter (Lone Justice album), Shelter (The Brand New Heavies), Shelter (The xx song), Shelter (automobile), Shelter (band), Shelter (building), Shelter (charity), Shelter (disambiguation), Shelter (film), Shelter (novel), Shelter (video game), Shelter (xx song), Shelter, The Shelter (Detroit), The Shelter (New York City), The Shelter (The Twilight Zone), The Shelter (album): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Shelter: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. shelter: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. shelter: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. shelter: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. shelter: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. shelter: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. shelter: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. shelter: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. shelter: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. shelter: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. shelter: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  28. shelter: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Shelter: DivorceNet.com (Annotated Divorce Law Dictionary) [home, info]
  2. shelter: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. shelter: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shelter: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shelter: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Shelter: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Shelter: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. shelter: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]
  2. shelter: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  3. shelter: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (shelter)

noun:  a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger
noun:  protective covering that provides protection from the weather
noun:  temporary housing for homeless or displaced persons
noun:  a way of organizing business to reduce the taxes it must pay on current earnings
noun:  the condition of being protected
verb:  invest (money) so that it is not taxable
verb:  provide shelter for ("After the earthquake, the government could not provide shelter for the thousands of homeless people")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #60311)

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Words similar to shelter:   protection, bield, sheltered, shelterer, sheltering, shelterless, abri, cover, leanto, lee, sanctuary, tax shelter, more...

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