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sheltering

adjective

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sheltering

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of sheltering (Entry 2 of 3)

as in protection, safeguarding

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sheltering

verb
present participle of shelter

Synonyms & Antonyms of sheltering (Entry 3 of 3)

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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“Sheltering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sheltering. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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