REFUGE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Refuge Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) That which shelters or protects from danger, or from distress or calamity; a stronghold which protects by its strength, or a sanctuary which secures safety by its sacredness; a place inaccessible to an enemy.
  2. (n.) An expedient to secure protection or defense; a device or contrivance.
  3. (v. t.) To shelter; to protect.
  4. (n.) Shelter or protection from danger or distress.


Synonyms:
Asylum, Recourse, Resort, Safety, Sanctuary,

• Refugee Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who flees to a shelter, or place of safety.
  2. (n.) Especially, one who, in times of persecution or political commotion, flees to a foreign power or country for safety; as, the French refugees who left France after the revocation of the edict of Nantes.


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