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sheltered

adjective

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screened or sequestered from view
  • moored the sailboat in a sheltered cove

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sheltered

verb
past tense of shelter

Synonyms & Antonyms of sheltered (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be or provide a shelter for
  • the abandoned barn shelters a colony of stray cats

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2 to provide with living quarters or shelter
  • sheltered the troops in tents until permanent barracks could be built

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“Sheltered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sheltered. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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